Għajn Tuffieħa Tower and Riviera

Another short post this week to share a photo related to last week’s, from the same walk starting from Mġarr. The Għajn Tuffieħa tower is prominent at the top of the cliff. Just above the bay, though, one can also see the ruins of the (rather grandiosely named, I always thought) Riviera Martinique. The building is in a rather sad state, and I’d think also … Continue reading Għajn Tuffieħa Tower and Riviera

Moonrise Over Breakwater Lighthouse

Last week I spent some time editing the photos from the photography session down in Sliema earlier this month. The whole idea behind the session was to photograph the full moon rising behind the Grand Harbour breakwater and its lighthouse. I have a series of photos of this event, starting from just after sunset, until well into nautical twilight. My favourite photos were the ones … Continue reading Moonrise Over Breakwater Lighthouse

Moonrise Over Delimara Lighthouses

A very pleasant highlight last week involved Wednesday’s full moon, which also happened to be at perigee this month. This event had been popping up on my news feeds recently, so I checked out the conditions on my usual photography and astronomy planning apps. Seeing that the conditions were rather ideal, and the weather being what it is this time of year, I figured we’d … Continue reading Moonrise Over Delimara Lighthouses