15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Milky way in Alqueva

A simple Milky way took in one of the darkest place here in Portugal. In Alentejo region there is this lake that is quite far from town and in clear Summer night is possible to see the Milky way clearly with is galactic centre. A warm night spend photographing the sky of Alentejo

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 08.2017
Date Uploaded: 11.2017
Photo Location: MourĂ£o, Portugal
Camera: NIKON D5300
Copyright: © Alex Righetti