A timelapse medley of sun, storms, and stars over three distinct rock locations in the Southwestern United States.
Footage from Monument Valley, AZ / Trona Pinnacles, CA / Red Rock Canyon, CA.
Shot by Gavin Heffernan (SunchaserPictures.com) and Harun Mehmedinovic (Bloodhoney.com) for BBC Earth.
Part of SKYGLOWPROJECT.COM - our initiative to protect the night skies and raise awareness of the light pollution.
** The glowing fireball resembling a meteor at 2:02 was actually a giant "honey moon". Trailing effect used by tracking the rotation of the earth's axis over several hours
Music: "Apollo Rising" by Terry Devine-King
Edited by: Gavin Heffernan