2012 National Geographic photo contest started – a selection of 50 images (including 1 of mine) on Atlantic

:: National Geographic is holding the 2012 photo contest.  The Atlantic In Focus selected 50 of them to post on its website, including my image (#18) of “Full Moon setting behind the Alps and Sacra of San Michele” !! See the collection HERE ::

My “Sunspot at sunrise” image is published by CNN and gets great media coverage

My image of the sunspot AR 1476 rising alogside the Basilica of Superga (taken on May 10th) received a great media coverage being viewed by thousands of people around the web — a list of main webisites where it has been featured in the recent couple of weeks is provided below (click on the link to go to the relevant page):

EarthSky, Spaceweather (NASA), ANSA.it, CNN Mexico, Space.com, Astronomy.com Picture of the Day, Meteoweb, Space.com POD.

Thanks for looking and best wishes for a great view of the Transit of Venus! Here are some useful resources to plan and follow the event: