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See stunning photos of Paso Robles’ dreamlike glowing landscape: The Field of Light

The Field of Light at Sensorio has drawn thousands of visitors to a glowing Paso Robles landscape since it opened on May 22.

The installation by artist Bruce Munro covers 15 acres off Highway 46 East and is made up of nearly 60,000 fiber optic stemmed lights that slowly change colors as visitors walk through the field.

Munro brought his lightscape to Paso Robles at the request of Ken Hunter, co-owner of Hunter Ranch Golf Course, as a preview for Sensorio, an interactive garden and art attraction he’s been planning for years.

More than 2,000 visitors bought tickets to see the Field of Light during the installation’s opening weekend, according to a spokeswoman for the attraction.

Haven’t been to see the Field of Light yet? Check out these photos we captured at the display’s media preview event.

For more information, or to reserve tickets, visit sensoriopaso.com or call 805-226-4287.

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The Field of Light display at Sensorio in Paso Robles features nearly 60,000 solar-powered fiberoptic lights carpeted across a rolling oak landscape off Highway 46 East. Laura Dickinson The Tribune

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The Field of Light display at Sensorio in Paso Robles features nearly 60,000 solar-powered fiberoptic lights carpeted across a rolling oak landscape off Highway 46 East. Laura Dickinson The Tribune

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The Field of Light at Sensorio is made up of more than 58,000 stemmed spheres lit by fiber-optic cables. Joe Tarica jtarica@thetribunenews.com

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The moon glows through the clouds above the Field of Lights in Paso Robles. Joe Tarica jtarica@thetribunenews.com

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The Field of Light at Sensorio is made up of more than 58,000 stemmed spheres lit by fiber-optic cables. Joe Tarica jtarica@thetribunenews.com

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The Field of Light at Sensorio is made up of more than 58,000 stemmed spheres lit by fiber-optic cables. Joe Tarica jtarica@thetribunenews.com

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The Field of Light at Sensorio in Paso Robles created by artist Bruce Munro. (Laura Dickinson) Laura Dickinson The Tribune

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The Field of Light at Sensorio is made up of more than 58,000 stemmed spheres lit by fiber-optic cables. Joe Tarica jtarica@thetribunenews.com

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The Field of Light at Sensorio is made up of more than 58,000 stemmed spheres lit by fiber-optic cables. Joe Tarica jtarica@thetribunenews.com

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Lindsey Holden writes about housing, North County communities and everything in between for The Tribune in San Luis Obispo. She became a staff writer in 2016 after working for the Rockford Register Star in Illinois. Lindsey is a native Californian raised in the Midwest and earned degrees from DePaul and Northwestern universities.
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