Photographing The Milky Way

How to shoot the nighttime summer skies with dramatic, sharp, awe-inspiring results
Of all the wonders of the night sky, the most spectacular subject for photographers who lack a telescope is surely the Milky Way.

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Glenn Randall is a wilderness landscape photographer whose primary subject is Colorado. He has been photographing every corner of the state since 1993 and recently completed a seven-year project to shoot sunrise from the summit of all 54 of Colorado’s 14,000-foot peaks. Farcountry Press published those images in Sunrise from the Summit: First Light on Colorado’s Fourteeners. His most recent book, The Art, Science, and Craft of Great Landscape Photography, was published by Rocky Nook.
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