An archaeological team uncovers and inadvertently activates a massive structure/device on the surface of Iapetus, a mausoleum of a civilization that existed eons before.
Planet and moon photos courtesy of NASA, star photos taken by me. Relic and world modeling done in Cinema 4D 13 and Vue 10 respectively. Ship model from CGHub. Rendered in Vue 10, with postwork done in Photoshop CS6.
Part of Adventures in UnReality.