"Stars and Storm" original Astro Photo by Babak Tafreshi
Thunderstorm rages against starry backdrop, seen from Haleakala volcanic summit on the island of Maui, Hawaii. Click the constellation icon above the image to see a closer view of the Lightening in the supercell with the shelf cloud under them. Babak Tafreshi,The World At Night.
This beautiful print is printed on the highest archival quality paper with vivid color and exceptional detail, suitable for museum or gallery display and is digitally signed by the artist. Dimensions: 12''X18''.
For more of Babak's work, visit his galleryDreamview.net.
Babak Tafreshi is an award winning photographer working with the National Geographic, Sky & Telescope magazine, and the European Southern Observatory (ESO). Babak is also a freelance science journalist and astronomy communicator using all media. On any given day he could be anywhere on the planet, from the Sahara to the Himalayas or Antarctica. In 2009, he received the Lennart Nilsson Award, the world’s most recognized award for scientific photography, for his global contribution to night sky photography. He currently sits on the board of directors at AWB.