15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Launch into the Aurora

Swiss national Yannic Bartolozzi photographs a rocket taking off to document the aurora from Poker Flat Research Range, on the night of February 21. Bartolozzi travelled to Fairbanks from his home in Switzerland just to document this launch as a part of a creative project.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 02.2017
Date Uploaded: 07.2017
Photo Location: Fairbanks, Alaska, United States of America
Camera: NIKON D750
Copyright: © Zayn Roohi