In the still of a late July night the core of the Milky Way rises over Lake Irene in RMNP.
This photo was the winner in the Nikon Photo Contest "After Dark"
Milky Way over St. Milo's Church, Highway 7, Colorado
Framed in Stone
As the freezing wind blew through the boulders at Rock Cut they chased the cloudy away slowly revealing the Milky Way seemingly held in the grasp of the ancient boulders.
A lone star twinkles in the heavens and reflects on the still waters of Loch Vale
Star light is reflected on the still waters of Poudre Lake just after midnight.
Deep in Wild Basin the winds blow off a cloud cover to reveal the night stars.
The Milky Way fills the night sky above a ridge in Wild Basin.
Starlight Become You
A pano of Lake Irene with the Milky Way reflecting in the still waters at about 2 a.m.
Amongst the Stars
Ponderosa Pines bask inthe glow of the Milky Way near Sprague Lake.