A STRANGE COSMOPOETRY CELEBRATION Astropoetic essay with selfies by Andrei Dorian Gheorghe In October 2018, after the astropoetry/cosmopoetry show I directed during the Targoviste International Astro-Fest (organized by SARM with the participation of an elite team of Astronomers Without Borders, led by founder-president Mike Simmons) I decided to retire from my exhausting job of a financial analyst in a multinational company and to dedicate the rest of my life to astropoetry and cosmopoetry. I could do it in June 2019, a year in which I made shows or presentations of this kind in a few national astronomical events, in three...

SHAPING THE FOG Astro-photo-poem (cosmopoem) by Valentin Grigore Question: What do you do when you are surrounded by fog and you can't see a heavenly closeness (the Moon, Jupiter and Saturn)? Answer: You generate and photograph a “glory”! Comments You need JavaScript to be able to post comments You need to be logged in to leave a comment Click Here to Login

WITH SARM MEMBERS Astropoetic essay by Andrei Dorian Gheorghe, photos 1 by Ciprian Grigorescu, 2 by George Tanase, 3 by Dan Mitrut, 4 by Sorin Hotea, 5-6 by Cristian Danescu, 7-8 by Catalin Lita, 9-11 by Cosmin Sorin Miclos It is a joy for me to invite to the cosmopoetry celebration several members of SARM, active in astrophotography in 2020. Ciprian Grigorescu (Targoviste, “the subtle professional”) caught Comet NEOWISE at the Princely Court. George Tanase (Targoviste. “the poet of the image”) caught the Moon rising from mountains. Dan Mitrut (Bucharest, multiple national laureate for astropoetry and astronomical arts) taught his...

WITH SARM COLLABORATORS Astropoetic essay by Andrei Dorian Gheorghe, photos 1-3 by Catalin Beldea, photos 4-6 by Gabriel Corban and photos 7-9 by Attila Munzlinger It a honor for me to invite to the cosmopoetry celebration three old important collaborators of SARM, international astrophotography laureates. Thus, in 2020… Engineer Catalin Beldea (astronomy editor of the magazine ‘Science and Technique” and organizer of the annual Bucharest Astrofest) photographed in the Capital City of Romania a penumbral lunar eclipse, a partial solar eclipse and Comet NEOWISE, his amazing pictures making me wonder if we really live in the same town. Mathematician Gabriel...

WITH SARM MEMBERS FROM ABROAD Astropoetic essay by Andrei Dorian Gheorghe, photo 1 by Gelu Claudiu Radu, photo 2 by Alexandru Conu and photo 3 by Adrian Zota It is a pleasure for me to invite to the cosmopoetry celebration three old members of SARM established in other countries, active in astrophotography in 2020. Gelu Claudiu Radu (former editor-in-chief of the magazine “Us and the Sky”), who photographed Comet NEOWISE in the Black Forest Mountains (Germany). Alexandru Conu (former astrophotography councilor, national and international astrophotography laureate, now a member of TWAN), who photographed the Moon near the Oslo Opera House...