Whether you stand there in awe alone, or you enjoy a star-party with friends and family (or maybe that special someone), the stars over Texas are a sight for sore eyes. Many times a picture simply won’t do it justice, but here are 5 times that a camera was quicker than the eye and captured pure stardust over the Texas night sky:
Stars Over Texas: 5 Nights a Camera Caught Magic
1. The Milky Way Over West Texas
The contrast of the sky to the earth makes it all seem so peaceful and serene.
2. Big Sky Over Big Bend
Photo: Pinterest/Mark Perkins
If you happen to be camping in the Big Bend area, bring along your camera! The stars dance out there.
3. McDonald Observatory, West of Marfa
Photo: Pinterest/Rebecca Swaffield
Designed for just such a night, the observatory allows many an opportunity to view the Heavens on clear, starry nights.
4. Simply Somewhere Down in Texas!
Photo: Pinterest/Carolyn Zewe
A beautiful Blue Bonnet field in someone’s own backyard set the scene for this Texas stargazing shot.
5. A Stargazing Party at Fort Davis
Photo: Pinterest/Terry Jordan
Bright, bold and beautiful, and all captured in an instant.