This Milky Way shot was taken from at Furka Pass, close to Rhône Glacier in Switzerland. (Click to see larger) Photo details: Nikon D800; 18-35mm f3.5-4.5; 20s sec at f/3.5; ISO 6400. More photos at http://andrzejolchawa.com

This Milky Way shot was taken from at Furka Pass, close to Rhône Glacier in Switzerland. (Click to see larger) Photo details: Nikon D800; 18-35mm f3.5-4.5; 20s sec at f/3.5; ISO 6400. More photos at http://andrzejolchawa.com

I don’t have the luxury of living in a place where the light pollution is so low that it could allow to capture the Milky Way. That being said, last weekend I finally found myself in a position to photograph it, during my stay in Swiss Alps. Here are the results. (Click to see larger) Photo details: Nikon D800; 18-35mm f3.5-4.5; 20 sec at f/3.5; ISO 6400. More photos at http://andrzejolchawa.com