A winter scene with Orion prominent in a starry sky above a bridge over the river Lielupe in Latvia.

Due to the long exposure, drifting ice shows up as streaks in the river. And, beautifully, there are stars reflected in the river. The sky beams are from a church in the village whose lights line the horizon.

[Image: Juris Sennikovs, first place winner in the 2018 StarSpace astrophotography competition].

Mona Evans
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