The vibrant milky way and giant sandstone spire rise in unison in the remote Arizona desert.
The milky way and night sky reflect in a small pool over stunning rock formations in the remote Arizona desert.
A gnarled tree rises into the night sky high above the city of Tucson. The milky way begins to rise above the distant hills and mountains.
The milky way rises over the city of Tucson and the Catalina mountains as cars make their way up and down towards Mount Lemmon.
That Magic Moment
The milky way rises above marble canyon and a few side canyons. I was pretty excited to find this composition early in the evening and realize the milky way would rise directly above the zig zag of canyons.
Moment of Being
The milky way rises over Lake Powell and Navajo Mountain on the Arizona Utah border. Green hints of airglow and the distant lights near page create a mosaic of colors in the night sky not often seen.
Mars on Ice
A break in the clouds reveals a blanket of stars over this frozen desert landscape.
Fading sunset skies give way to a blanket of stars above remote rock formations in Northern Arizona.
Pocket of Reflection
The last glow of light gives way to starry skies over this remote sandstone landscape. A pool of water gives a mirror reflection of the rugged rocks.
Beauty of the Night
The vibrant milky way rises vertically above cape royal on the north rim of the grand canyon. The crescent moon provides enough light to illuminate the inside of the canyon.
An ancient bristlecone pine tree illuminated by the subtle light of my phone dances with the milky way in California's white mountains. The Andromeda galaxy is seen under the right side of the tree.
A rarely seen arch in the superstition mountains light painted as the stars begin to emerge in the sky.
Stars twinkle above the superstition mountains as teddy bear cholla dot the landscape below.
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