YIKÁÍSDÁHÁ

To the Navajo of the American Southwest, the phrase “YIKÁÍSDÁHÁ” means two things: Milky Way, and “that which awaits the dawn”. This stunning time-lapse video by Gavin Heffernan and Harun Mehmedovic captures the skies of the Southwest in that ethereal time before dawn.

Video courtesy of Gavin Heffernan, Sunchaser Pictures