Amirreza Kamkar is a nightscape photographer and science journalist. He is the third winner of the 2016 International Earth and Sky Photo Contest in the Against The Lights category. His photos also have been published in several astronomical magazines such as Sky and Telescope, Astronomy, Astronomy Now, Sky at Night and Astrosurf (cover). Several of his images have been published in popular astronomical websites including Bad Astronomy, Space.Com, EPOD, Astronomy magazine’s website and TWAN guest gallery. Amirreza is a lecturer for the TWAN workshops in Iran. He also writes about astrophotography and night sky observing in Iranian websites and magazines.