The arm of the Milky Way arcs over the Racetrack on a moonless night in Death Valley National Park, California
One of my "10 Best Photos of 2011" selection. This is part of my larger Blog Project "Your Best Photos of 2011" where I post the best photos of all those that read my blog. The deadline to submit is Jan. 7th at midnight. You're welcome to take part.
This image is comprised of 11 images that were stitched together in PTGui. The total field of view in this image is approximately 180ª.