Under the Solar Eclipse at Monjebup

on 30 Apr 2014 
Through the Pinhole - Solar Eclipse on Janes hand

Angela Sanders and I were out at Monjebup Reserve yesterday completing vegetation plot monitoring across the 140 ha of ecological restoration that was implemented last year, ably assisted by our wonderful neighbours Bill and Jane Thompson from Yarraweyah Falls.  A strange light descended across the landscape early afternoon, and we remembered the eclipse.  With only my phone at hand I turned my head away and clicked at the sun, capturing the sky image.  Strangely, and I'm still trying to work it out, a small reflected image of the eclipsed sun appears in bright blue on the dark cloud above the tree on the horizon…

Through the Pinhole - Solar Eclipse on Janes hand