20th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Artistic
Cosmic Views

Summer Milky Way as seen from the Cosmic Campground in New Mexico. Cosmic Campground is the first International Dark Sky Sanctuary in North America. International Dark Sky Sanctuaries are lands possessing an exceptional or distinguished quality of starry nights. Here, the local community and the US National Forest System support and preserve the skies for future generations.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 07.2019
Date Uploaded: 11.2022
Photo Location: Alma, New Mexico, United States of America
Camera: Canon EOS 6D Mark II
Copyright: © Marco Cartas