Under the milkyway again

In my last post I talked about getting out to photograph the full moon rising.  I try to never miss that.  Another regularly occurring event I’m getting hooked on now is the new moon.   Why? Because that is the best time to get out and photograph the stars.  I hate to think of the moon…

Out with the stars

“No sight is more provocative of awe than is the night sky.”  ~Llewelyn Powys There is something magical about the night sky. Looking up at all those stars is just fascinating and bewildering at the same time.  Trying to comprehend the how far away they all are, how big space is, wondering what might be…

Teter Rock and the Milky Way

During the last dark of the moon (too bad it wasn’t the 6th of June and we didn’t have a convoy…) I went down to Teter Rock with a friend for some night time photography.  Teter Rock is an interesting place, I had been down there earlier in the spring for some photography (see the…