Category Archives: Astronomy

The Starry Sky of Mgarr ix-Xini

Joseph/ June 18, 2018/ Astronomy, Landscapes, Seascapes/ 0 comments

I have shared with you images of this place before, mostly of its underwater habitat with its myriad creatures, but also of its splendour above water during daylight hours. However, I have long wished to capture and share an image of this site during the darkness of night, when not a single human soul is present – and all that

Read More

Lunar Eclipse 2017

Joseph/ August 7, 2017/ Astronomy, Landscapes, Seascapes/ 0 comments

Here goes a picture of this evening’s partial lunar eclipse as seen from Gozo.  This photograph was shot from Gozo and shows the ferry crossing through a pool of eclipsed moonlight with the island of Comino in the background.  This image is a single exposure (not a composite).