Moon and Venus in the evening sky as a group of skiers and campers warm up and barbecue in a freezing clear winter evening.
The longest total lunar eclipse of the century from the central part of Iran
Moon and Mars, Milky Way and Saturn, as well as Jupiter and a flare from satellite FORMOSAT-2
Sequence of the Moon during the longest total lunar eclipse of the century.
The summer Milky Way appears above Mount Sabalan, an inactive volcano in the Alborz Mountains.
Milky Way above a Camp fire in Ganab region, Namib Desert.
The Magellanic Clouds above Acacia trees with the presence of a sporadic meteor to the left.
Constellation Orion rises with the Moon at White Lady camp, central Namibia.
A small bridge in Campinho region of Alqueva Dark Sky Reserve in Portugal
The Earth shadow in a spring field from Campinho village in Alqueva region of Portugal.
Great time with my family under the stars and next to campfire
Camping at night on the shoulders of Mt Hood.
Transits of Venus are among the rarest of predictable astronomical phenomena.
Aurora above Uttakleiv, Lofoten Islands, Norway.
Something internal and personal draws us out to the night sky.
This desert view toward sunset from the summit of Cerro Las Campanas in the remote Chilean Andes was amazing.
The Large & Small Magellanic Clouds, our neighboring dwarf galaxies at 160,000 & 200,000 light years away.
Autumn constellations Andromeda, Perseus, and Auriga above the Himalayas.
Stargazing, one of the most enjoyable hobbies!
Starry sky and the zodiacal light above a Buddhist stupa in the Himalayas on the main trek to Everest.
This is a pre-dawn view from Carnegie Las Campanas observatory located in the south of Atacama desert in Chile.
Where do astronomers stay at the observatory?
The summer Milky Way rises above a small lake. Saturn, Mars, and Antares form a beautiful triangle.
The 22-degreen hale around the moon above the Las Campanas Observatory.
Bright winter stars and faint Milky Way above a lake in this thick forest that blocks light pollution.
Thirty days rafting the Utah rivers making a documentary along the banks of the Green River.
The full moon illuminates the Oregon's Mt Jefferson landscape on a friend's birthday night.
An unlikely place to camp, makes for an imaginative night under the stars!
The red clouds are actually not light pollution, but extreme and very bright atmospheric airlgow.
The 22-degree halo (an atmospheric phenomenon) around the Moon in a rare cloudy night of Las Campanas.
An interesting alignment of OGLE telescope and the Milky Way in Chile.
The 2015 Eta Aquarids meteor shower from Atacama Desert in Chile.
The night sky here is shining in orangish color due to oxygen airglow emission in the upper atmosphere.
A lone motorbiker wends its way to Mount Everest's Base Camp, approaching from the Tibet side.
A small lake in this thick forest makes a natural window to the sky. Compare the winter and summer sky here.
A small lake in this thick forest makes a natural window in the trees for this all-sky view.
A starry night at the shore of Southern Ocean in Australia. The next landmass across this ocean is Antarctica.
The summer Milky Way stretches from the zenith to the forest horizon.
Star trails in a long-exposure telephoto image of Devasthal, in Nainital district of Uttarakhand, India.
planet Earth's horizon stretches across this Solar System group portrait.
The Milky Way and the totally eclipse moon hang over domes of the twin 6.5 meter Magellan telescopes.
Visual observation of famous double star system Alpha Centauri.
Stretching high into the starry sky the conical glow is sunlight scattered by dust in the solar system plane.
A faint glow known as the gegenschein can be seen 180 degrees around from the Sun in an extremely dark sky.
From a radiant in Gemini, the annual Geminid meteor shower rains down on Earth each year in mid-December.
Alpha and Beta Centauri are easy to spot from the southern hemisphere but there is an extra star in this view.
Over five hours of several exposures captured this photo-composite of meteor streaks and the Milky Way.
As far as the eye could see, it was a dark night but intense airglow was visible to the camera.
The cascade of eroded limestone is gently illuminated by crescent Moon.
A TWAN photographer is setting up cameras in the evening twilight at the London Arch.
The Milky Way in a late summer night, framed by trees in Färnebofjärden National Park.
The Milky Way over the Lake of Fire (Lagoa_do_Fogo) in the Sao Miguel island of Portugal, Azores.
360-degree panorama of the Milky Way arch, rising over the Lake of Fire in the Sao Miguel island of Azores.
Stars trail over the winter nightscape of a village in the Alborz Mountains of Iran in a 3-hour exposure photograph on film.
In a clear mid-summer evening two spectacular atmospheric phenomena put on a show over the Baltic sea, the eastern coast of Sweden near Stockholm.
The summer Milky Way appears over a stargazers camp at the Hualien County in Taiwan.
Evening party around a campfire near the village of Pusztaszer in the Southern Great Plain region of southern Hungary
Allow this Virtual Reality animation to loads which takes you a starry night at the Loch Ard Gorge on the Great Ocean Road in Victoria.
Timelapse video: Left by a super bright meteor (a fireball), ionized gas in our atmosphere still glowing hot after the meteoroid object entered the atmosphere.
Southern Milky Way from Orion and Taurus to the Southern Cross and Centaurus. In the center of this deep exposure the Gum nebula is visible.
TWAN photographer Kwon O Chul and a team of journalists enjoy their camp under the southern sky in Karijini National Park, Western Australia.
TWAN photographer and a team of journalists enjoy their camp under the southern sky in Karijini National Park, Western Australia.
Enjoying a summer outdoor camp under stars in the village of Bakonybél, Veszprem, Hungary.
Jupiter easily outshines the nearby bright winter stars Aldebaran & Capella.
The Summer Milky Way stretches over tall trees in California.
Ghostly apparitions of two fundamental planes in planet Earth's sky span this October all-sky view.
From the photographer: "Mountain bikers enjoy an outdoor night camp under the beautiful sky above the Nockspitze Mountain top near Innsbruck, Austria.
The Milky Way and the setting Moon over the beautiful rocky coastline of Campbell National Park, Victoria, southeastern Australia.
Clouds and the Milky Way captured in motion over the coastline of Port Campbell National Park, Victoria, southeastern Australia.
The evening twilight welcomes a starry winter night over the great salt desert of Thar in Gujarat, at the border of India with Pakistan.
Under southern stars, participants of a TWAN photography workshop appear in a happy group photo.
Prominent stars of the Southern Cross and the bright pair of Alpha and Beta Centauri appear against the Milky Way over a palm tree in Brazil.
A group of amateur astronomers hover around a toasty campfire preparing for a total lunar eclipse.
Stunning view of the Milky Way is captured in this ideal dark night at the coastline of Port Campbell National Park, Victoria, southeastern Australia.
The northern lights or aurora borealis appears above British Columbia, Canada.
The Summer Milky Way in the constellations Scorpius and Sagittarius shines above Arches National Park in Utah.
A moonlit night of Zion National Park in Utah, USA.
Stars and lightning in the evening sky above Utah, USA.
Stars trail above the top of the world in this long exposure image. The rotation of the Earth causes the sky to circle around our planet.
Time-lapse video: Stars rise above the World Heritage Sagarmatha National Park of Nepal, as the moonlight illuminates spectacular view of Himalaya.
In a clear night of autumn a small camp fire has illuminated the colorful leaves.
As the morning twilight paints the night sky in blue, this one-hour exposure by a film camera has captured the trails of the rising Moon and stars.
Sirius and stars of Orion appear above desert landscape of the Southern California in a moonlit night.
Starry sky and a streaking meteor above the bright stars Alpha and Beta Centauri, as seen from the slopes of Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania.
Time-lapse video: In a starry night of Himalayas planet Mars and the Beehive Star Cluster rise above a stupa along the trail to the Everest Base Camp.
In a starry night of Himalayas the Beehive Star Cluster (M44) rises above Ama Dablam; one of the most scenic mountains of Himalaya.
Starry sky of a late November night above Himalayas. The scene was recorded from the World Heritage Sagarmatha National Park in Nepal.
The summer view of the Milky Way in the northern hemisphere accompanies the dazzling light of bright planet Jupiter.
Startrails above the Kokanee Glacier Provincial Park in the British Columbia, Canada. Night-time darkness during June and July is not long in this latitude.
Time-lapse video: From stunning view of the Milky Way to appearance of the zodiacal light, as seen from Chilean Altiplano at 5000 meters high.
An all-sky view from Maranjab Desert of central Iran, made by taking and stitching several wide-angle photos.
In a moonlit night of the World Heritage Sagarmatha National Park of Nepal, stars trail above the Himalaya.
In a moonlit night of Nepal Himalayas, bright star Capella and the mysterious Epsilon Aurigae rise above the top of the world, Mt. Everest.
Planet Mars rises in the starry sky of World Heritage Sagarmatha National Park of Nepal, as recorded in this digital startrail image.
In a dark night of Nepal Himalayas stars trail around the north celestial pole, caused by the Earth rotation during this 2-hour exposure.
After a major volcanic eruption in Alaska, sunsets turned to campfire-red across the US and then in other continents.
While attending the annual Nebraska Star Party in USA, TWAN photographer recorded this long exposure trails of northern sky.
As the evening twilight develops in the World Heritage Sagarmatha National Park of Nepal, spectacular view of Himalaya under the starry sky emerges.
Time-lapse video: As planet Mars rises over Himalaya, the Moon sets in the other horizon shading the magnificent mountains under darkness.
In this panoramic view of Himalaya moonlight illuminates several famous peaks including Mt. Everest, while winter stars rise in the sky.
Planet Jupiter and constellation Capricornus appear above the Grand Canyon.
In a late summer night of the Grand Canyon stars of the Summer Triangle shine in the moonlit sky.
Summer stars and passing clouds in a moonlit night of Grand Canyon.
The Milky Way shines in the east coast of Sweden, in an old fishing camp
south of Grisslehamn in Stockholm County.
Time-lapse video: Stargazers with the Western Colorado Astronomy Club share their telescopic views of the night sky with locals.
Lights of aurora above Denali National park in Alaska.
Northern lights in Alaska.
The panoramic image tracing constellations in the southern sky shows off a beautiful vista toward the center of our Milky Way Galaxy.
A clear moonlight night at Gorak Shep in Nepal, along the main route to mount Everest Base Camp.
Star motions are captured above majestic landscape of Altiplano in this multi exposure digital startrail image.
Volcanic ash from the eruption of Kasatochi volcano, in Aleutian Islands of southwestern Alaska, made this colorful sunset in Sweden.
The smallest and one of the most prominent constellations, Southern Cross shine through forest trees in Murramarang National Park of Australia.
On a moonlit evening overlooking the Knik Glacier of Alaska
The beautiful atmosperic phenomena moondog in a still autumn evening on the southern tip of Culross Island, Prince William Sound, Alaska.
A three-hour time exposure taken in Kenya while on a photo
safari in wildlife areas.
An improvised camp of Shelios 2004 expedition erected in the middle of the Namib Desert
Stars over camps in Yosemite valley.
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