Tag Archives: Africa

Milky Mouse

Image credit & copyright: Mark Gee. Looking almost like a bolt of lightning, the Milky Way seems to strike this lone African tree; showering the air with glowing embers in the form a few thousand stars on an otherwise blackened … Continue reading

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Camping Under the Stars

Image credit & copyright: Tanja Schmitz. See below for all links. This image comes to us by Tanja Schmitz from the Drakensberg Amphitheatre, high in the Drakensberg Mountains in South Africa. At 10 times the size of Yosemite’s El Capitan … Continue reading

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CAMPING UNDER THE MILKY WAY

Image Credit & Copyright: Cory Schmitz. This image was captured by Cory Schmitz while camping 3,100 m (10,170 ft.) above sea level, near the lip of Tegula/Thekula falls and roughly 10 m (33 ft.) from the edge of one of … Continue reading

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MILKY WAY RISING

Image Credit & Copyright: Tanja Schmitz (Sund).  Look below for more links to her amazing work. First of all, Tanja and Cory if you read this; allow me to congratulate you on your recent marriage and best of luck! This … Continue reading

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NIGHT SKIES OVER SOUTH AFRICA

NIGHT SKIES OVER SOUTH AFRICA Image Credit & Copyright: Tanja Sund http://www.astrotanja.com/. CLICK image for larger view and look below for information and links. This image comes from the incredibly talented South African photographer, Tanja Sund and it’s a view … Continue reading

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THE LIGHTS ABOVE: MILKY WAY & ZODIACAL LIGHT

THE LIGHTS ABOVE: MILKY WAY & ZODIACAL LIGHT Image Credit & Copyright: Cory Schmitz http://astroshake.com/. CLICK image for larger view and look below for information and many of Cory’s links. This incredible image comes from the immensely talented South African … Continue reading

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THE ATLANTIC GEARS UP FOR A RARE HYBRID SOLAR ECLIPSE.

THE ATLANTIC GEARS UP FOR A RARE HYBRID SOLAR ECLIPSE. Photo Credit: Associated Press: Xiamen in southeastern China’s Fujian province, May 21, 2012. CLICK photo for full size and see below for information lots of links and a short video! … Continue reading

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