This image by @dwissman is stunning. I’m trying to find the words to write more, but I cannot stop staring at the photograph. All I want to do right now is be there—inside the frame.
Now this is how you do astrophotography in the nation’s capital. Joseph Gruber took note of what time the International Space Station would be passing over the city last Thursday (which you can look up here or sign up for alerts), then set up his camera where he could get the perfect backdrop. He combined multiple exposures for the final image. If you’re interested in trying some night sky photography, read these tips by local photographers.
This image by Paul Sirajuddin probably sums it up for those of you still recovering from the weekend on this gloomy Monday morning. Speaking of which, did any of you go see Billy Idol at the 9:30 club yesterday?? We’re terribly jealous, so send us pics please!