The Sentinel Cradles Andromeda
The Sentinel Trees of the Ancient Bristlecone Pine Forest stand tall below the Milky Way Galaxy. Bristlecone Pines (Pinus longaeva) are the oldest trees on Earth, often living over 4,000 years.
Author: Christopher K. Eaton
©2016 Christopher K. Eaton / Terra Photographica
Photo size: 1.3 Mpixels (3.66 MB uncompressed) - 800x1600 pixels (2.6x5.3 in / 6.8x13.5 cm at 300 ppi)
Photo keywords: Ancient Bristlecone Pine Forest, astrolandscape, astronomy, astrophotography, Bristlecone Pine, celestial, dead tree, Eastern Sierras, high elevation, light painting, milky way, mountains, night, night photography, Night Sky, oldest tree, pine tree, Pinus longaeva, stars, treeline, weathered, weathering, White Mountains
Published in: Chasing the Night