Yosemite’s vast acreage and remote location protect some of the darkest night skies in the country.
In August 2013, photographer Thor Håkon Ulstad went to Svalbard, an archipelago in the Arctic Ocean, constituting the northernmost part of Norway. He went there to document abandoned mining communities, hunting for the beauty in decay. Follow this project on his Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/detforlattesvalbard
Photographer Nick Olson and designer Lilah Horwitz quit their jobs and embarked on a road trip starting in Pennsylvania to collect dozens of windows from garage sales and antique dealers. They built a glass cabin in West Virginia from these windows so the sunset would never be contained within a small space.