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My camp on the Alvord Desert playa, under the Milky Way.

Southeast Oregon has some of the darkest skies in the United States, allowing for an incredible display of stars, and seeing our galaxy with your bare eyes.

You'll definitely need to view this in the lightbox, and the blacks will probably look crushed unless you have the latest version of Chrome, Firefox, or Safari (which all correctly support color profiles).

Thanks Mike for letting me borrow your D800 for this shot! The sky would have looked quite assy on the ol' three hundo..

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