The Songs Of Life: Rocket Man

Challenge #30 in the The Songs Of Life series. Hosted by The Bacon Wagoneer.
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READ THE RULES! This challenge is all about interpretation: I named it with the title of a popular song (by Elton John), and it will be up to the entrants to determine what the song means to them - and how they can express that with a photo. **The link to the lyrics is at the top of the rules**
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one of the last to take 'rocket men' up from florida. this was unique as the shuttle was in the sunlight at this point and the vapor trails lit up nicely.
Submitted: Monday, 21st November, 2011 02:11 (GMT)
Taken: Monday, 5th April, 2010
Focal length: 42 mm
Shutter speed: 6 sec
Aperture: F5.6
ISO: 100
Notes: six second exposure. at roughly four minutes into the flight. sixty miles in altitude and traveling over 5000 mph. that bright line of the engines shows over eight miles that it traveled in those six seconds.
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