Babak Tafreshi

Stunning Astrophotos: Kilimanjaro at Night

by Nancy Atkinson January 9, 2014

Want to stay on top of all the space news? Follow @universetoday on Twitter You might find yourself humming Paul Simon’s “Under African Skies” after seeing these stunning images! The World At Night photographer Babak Tafreshi has just returned from a trip to Kenya and has amassed a gorgeous collection of astrophotography showing Mt. Kilimanjaro […]

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Astrophoto: Deep Sky Treasury

by Nancy Atkinson November 12, 2012

The view of the Paranal Observatory: Credit: ESO/Babak Tafreshi A new image captures the stunning view of the night sky over ESO’s Paranal Observatory, with a treasury of deep-sky objects. The image was taken by Babak Tafreshi, an astronomer, journalist and director of The World at Night (TWAN). It shows the Carina Nebula, glowing intensely […]

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