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A Blue Moon rises over the Western U.S. as seen from 30,000 ft. in this photo by photographer George Murphy

Blue Moon Rising

by George Murphy September 2, 2012 Photo Splash

Friday’s full moon rise offered up a rare “Blue Moon.” No, the label doesn’t refer to the color of the Moon, but rather its timing. Whenever there is a second full Moon within a calendar month, we call it a “Blue Moon.” It’s a rare enough event to have inspired the phrase, “Once in a […]

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Photographers Capture “A Moment in Time” for New York Times

by George Murphy May 3, 2010 Photo Splash

At 15:00 (U.T.C./G.M.T.), on May 2nd, thousands of photographers around the world pressed the shutter release on their cameras and camera phones to capture the same moment. It was the result of an open invitation by the New York Times photography blog, Lens, to create a collection of images that are bound by the same […]

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