Photo > Photographer

Mars is So Bright Right Now You Can Shoot Its Reflection in the Ocean

4 monthes ago   |   By Peta Pixel

Mars is closer to Earth and brighter than its been since back in 2003. It's so bright that photographer Abdul Dremali managed to capture this photo of the planet casting a bright reflection on the ocean as it rose into the night sky.
Dremali captured the photo last Friday from Rhode Island.
Mars will be the closest to Earth later this month - it'll appear about 1.8 times brighter than Jupiter in the sky - and it won't be this close to Earth or this bright in the sky again until 2035.
“The 2018 Perihelic Apparition of Mars will prove to be one of the most favorable since the 2003 apparition...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Photographer      Educational      Features      News      Abduldremali      Astrophotography      Mars      Nightsky      Planet  


Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott is one of forty sculptors selected for on form 18, a biennial exhibition of sculpture in stone at Asthall Manor in the Cotswolds. She joins world renowned and... Read more ...

Yesterday's Headlines: 1941

Yesterday's Headlines: 1941

June 1941. "Mr. Cary Williams, editor of the Greensboro Herald Journal , a newspaper in Greensboro, Georgia." Spitting hot lead at an ancient Linotype machine. Note the... Read more ...