07 Feb, 2017
Blog 6: Stars
During a long night of astronomy, I simply look up at the stars. Unattended, the telescope tracks and the camera continues to record ancient light. I am overwhelmed by the striking views, amazed by the beauty of a myriad stars, and at the same time I feel alone and small among the vast, cold regions of space.
Take a walk and gawk at the stars. In the still, moonless hours after dusk – really the only period when deep-space objects are fit to photograph – starlight is bright enough to light your