This photo of the comet NEOWISE was captured at the Mono Lake Tufa State National Reserve near Yosemite National Park in California. Meier used only a tripod and his Canon DSLR for the shot. The sky photo is an 18-second exposure and the foreground photo is a 2-minute exposure. The images were combined and processed through Lightroom and Photoshop. (Provided by Charlie Maier)

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