Our mission is the starry sky. We internationally promote the conservation of the starry sky as environmental resource.To support this goal, we work together closely with our sponsors and international news media. We provide news portals, nature related websites, books, magazines and newspapers with high resolution images of the unspoiled night sky, catching stories about the magic of the starry sky, useful tips for stargazing and astrophotography and informative articles on light pollution prevention. With our images and stories, which are frequently published by major print and online news media, we raise awareness for the need to keep light pollution at bay.Our team is based in Vienna, Austria, and consists of experienced, world-wide active astrophotographers who work on a volunteer basis. Most of our active members are marketing or communication professionals. If you want to learn more about our organization please download the project nightflight profile.
Our Sponsors are
By supporting project nightflight these companies help us to protect the starry sky. With their support we internationally promote the conservation of the unspoiled night sky as enviromental resource. The project nightflight images and stories, which are frequently published by major print and online news media, raise awareness for the need to keep light pollution at bay. As a private company or other organization you too can become an official sponsor of project nightflight. Sponsors may choose one of the project nightflight images for a public relations campaign to communicate their commitment to environmental topics. Additionally, their logos are included in all project nightflight image releases. To become an official project nightflight sponsor, please contact us for details.
Our Media Partners are
This is a mobile preview of our extensive website.On our large-screen desktop version you will find a ton of more astronomical images, stories, reviews etc.Here are some of our most popular stories for download:
The quest for the gegenschein (PDF)
360 degree astrophotography (PDF)
Review of the Omegon Mini Track (PDF)
DSLR astrophotography untracked (PDF)
Planetary filters for small telescopes (PDF)
AstroTrac imaging tips (PDF)
Photographic map Virgo Cluster (PDF)
Stargazing sites on La Palma island (PDF)
Position angle scales for eyepieces (PDF)
Grossmugl Star Walk installation (PDF)
Limiting Magnitude Charts (PDF)
Webcam imaging small telescopes (PDF)
Visit the desktop version of our website - you will find a ton of more astronomical images, stories and reviews.