The Mont-Megantic International Dark Sky Reserve has the most beautiful starry sky in southern Quebec and is offering night scenery of great beauty. Here are some examples:
The photographs below were taken before and after the conversion of light fixtures that took place between 2006 and 2007 which led to the creation of the Mont-Megantic International Dark Sky Reserve. Identical exposures were used for each series.
The dark night is in danger of disappearing. This surprising fact takes on full meaning when we look at our planet from space. Satellite images of photos taken by astronauts from International Space Station, urban constellations are today clearly visible.