15 Stunning Photographs of the Night Sky

15 Stunning Photographs of the Night Sky

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Fresh selection of 15 beautiful pictures of the night sky!

This photo was the winner of the contest «The Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2013». New Zealand, Mark Gee.

This photo was the winner of the contest «The Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2013». New Zealand, Mark Gee.


The Milky Way in the sky over Australia. Wayne England.

The Milky Way in the sky over Australia. Wayne England.

All submitted photos took part in the annual photo contest «The Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2013». Here you can find works that have attracted our editorial staff the most.


Yosemite Valley, California, USA. Rogelio Bernal Andreo.

Yosemite Valley, California, USA. Rogelio Bernal Andreo.


Photo titled "Love Story", Yellowknife, Canada. Dave Brosha.

Photo titled “Love Story”, Yellowknife, Canada. Dave Brosha.


In Iceland. Philipp Eaglesfield.

In Iceland. Philipp Eaglesfield.


The Milky Way, the coast of the UK. Stephen Banks.

The Milky Way, the coast of the UK. Stephen Banks.


In this picture - the sea, rocks, moon, comet, aurora borealis, stars... Ingólfur Bjargmundsson.

In this picture – the sea, rocks, moon, comet, aurora borealis, stars… Ingólfur Bjargmundsson.


The moon on the photos from NASA. Dani Cohete.

The moon on the photos from NASA. Dani Cohete.


Photo by Mohamed Egani.

Photo by Mohamed Egani.


In Norway. Zoltan Tot.

In Norway. Zoltan Tot.


Riot of colors of the aurora. James Woodend.

Riot of colors of the aurora. James Woodend.


Again, the Milky Way. Matt Anderson.

Again, the Milky Way. Matt Anderson.


Stars and constellations. Mohamed Laaifat.

Stars and constellations. Mohamed Laaifat.


This picture is called «Welcome to Mars», and is made in one of the deserts on Earth. DanB.

This picture is called «Welcome to Mars», and is made in one of the deserts on Earth. DanB.


Looking at this photo, you can make a several desires and they all must be fulfilled :) David Kingham.

Looking at this photo, you can make a several desires and they all must be fulfilled 🙂 David Kingham.