They're really pretty
I've always been fascinated by stars, and a recent camping trip was the perfect opportunity to try to take pictures of them. A few friends and I went to gaze at the sky near a lake at around midnight. The only sound was the chirping of the crickets, and the only light was from the stars.
All the photos in this post were taken at Little Kachess Lake, the map above shows its precise location.
I was really surprised to see the orange colors on the horizon. Keep in mind that all these photos were taken at 12-3am, so you could quite literally see nothing except the stars, with the more orange colors only coming out during long exposure shots.
If you're wondering how these photos were taken, here's my setup for this shoot: