"A condition of body and mind such as that which typically recurs for several hours every night, in which the nervous system is relatively inactive, the eyes closed, the postural muscles relaxed, and consciousness practically suspended."
Nikon Cafe translation:
"A condition of photographer and equipment that prevents, prohibits, or otherwise makes it physically and technologically impossible to create and/or capture art. Typically caused by a lack of rechargeable physical energy, compromized time by other humans, and/or the inability by the photographer to access/operate said equipment for physical state/orientation/location reasons."
I kept looking up from the camera and admiring how awsomely, beautifully perfect this display of evening was and kept my fingers crossed that I was gonna to be able to capture it as it truly appeared...and fortunately, I was able to