“Full Moon over the Alps” shortlisted for the 2015 Astronomy Photographer of the year award!

Great news!¬†my image “A full Moon above the Alps in Turin” has been shortlisted for the prestigious 2015’s Astronomy Photographer of the Year award, run by the Royal Observatory Greenwich in London¬†!!!

The competition, now in its seventh year, received a record number of entries, with 2,700 images submitted from amateurs and professional photographers in 60 countries.

SDR_Full Moon and Alps

Here are some of the articles that announced the shortlist:

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Venus and Jupiter conjunction

Venere, Giove e Sacra

:: This evening splendid Venus-Jupiter pair captured next to the Sacra di San Michele, the Symbolic monument of the Piedmont region, in the North-West of Italy. The book The Name of the Rose was inspired by this monumental abbey ::

Moon and Venus at sunset

Mon and Venus at sunset

PANORAMI TORINESI / VIEWS OF TURIN

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DALLA MOLE ALLA GRAN MADRE, PASSANDO PER IL PO AL TRAMONTO / FROM MOLE ANTONELLIANA TO GRAN MADRE CHURCH AT SUNSET

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SUNSET SHOW SU TORINO / Sunset show over Turin

Sunset show over Turin

L’ORA ROSA DI TORINO / The pink hour of Turin

L'ora rosa di Torino

L’ORA ROSA DI SUPERGA / The pink hour of Superga

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LUNA E VENERE SUL LAGO DI VIVERONE / Moon and Venus over the Viverone lake

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MONVISO DA SUPERGA / Monviso peak from Superga

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TORINO DA SUPERGA / View of Turin from Superga

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BLUE HOUR DALLA TORRE LITTORIA / Blue hour from the Littoria tower

Blue Hour dalla Torre Littoria