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Italo Campostrini's Photo Gallery

X92-FQEDemicheleite-(Br)

La Fossa crater, Vulcano Island, Lipari, Eolie Islands, Messina Province, Sicily, Italy

Field of View: 3 mm

Sprays of intense red acicular crystals up to 0.4 mm (EDX probed) - Canon EOS 5D Mark II camera, bellows, Olympus Zuiko 20 mm macro.
Copyright: © Italo Campostrini      Photo ID: 964552     Uploaded by: Italo Campostrini   View Count: 66   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 5616 x 3742 pixels (21.0 Mpix)

P0E-FG9Adranosite-(Fe)

Solfatara di Pozzuoli, Pozzuoli, Phlegrean Fields, Naples, Campania, Italy

Field of View: 3 mm

Pale yellow sprays up to 0.3 mm. - Canon EOS 5D Mark II camera, bellows, Olympus Zuiko 20 mm macro.
Copyright: © Italo Campostrini      Photo ID: 963217     Uploaded by: Italo Campostrini   View Count: 22   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 5614 x 3744 pixels (21.0 Mpix)

C73-MY2Chlorocalcite, Sylvite, Halite

Mt Vesuvius, Somma-Vesuvius Complex, Naples, Campania, Italy

Field of View: 5 mm

Pink-orange rough crystals of chlorocalcite with colorless sylvite. 1872 eruption. EDX probed - Canon EOS 5D Mark II camera, bellows, Olympus Zuiko 20 mm macro.
Copyright: © Italo Campostrini      Photo ID: 961909     Uploaded by: Italo Campostrini   View Count: 34   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 5616 x 3742 pixels (21.0 Mpix)

FRW-1RQCossaite, Thermessaite

La Fossa crater, Vulcano Island, Lipari, Eolie Islands, Messina Province, Sicily, Italy

Largest Crystal Size: 0.1 mm

Short prismatic crystal terminated by rhombohedral faces with thermessaite - fumarole F5AT. This crystal i the same of the previous picture. - Canon EOS 5D Mark II camera, bellows, Olympus Zuiko 20 mm macro.
Copyright: © Italo Campostrini      Photo ID: 961908     Uploaded by: Italo Campostrini   View Count: 24   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 8433 x 5813 pixels (49.0 Mpix)

935-C1TEuchlorine, Chalcanthite

Mt Vesuvius, Somma-Vesuvius Complex, Naples, Campania, Italy

Field of View: 5 mm

Green euchlorine masses with chalcanthite (probably after chalcocyanite) - SCXRD and EDX confirmed - 1868-70 eruption - Ex Comptoir Geologique de Paris and Ex E.D. Drown collection - Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia n° 19187. - Canon EOS 5D Mark II camera, bellows, Olympus Zuiko 38 mm macro.
Copyright: © Italo Campostrini      Photo ID: 961173     Uploaded by: Italo Campostrini   View Count: 11   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 5612 x 3742 pixels (21.0 Mpix)

DWV-FWWKasolite, Malachite

Val Daone Mine, Limes, Daone Valley, Daone, Chiese Valley, Giudicarie Valleys, Trento Province, Trentino-Alto Adige, Italy

Field of View: 3 mm

Combination of intense yellow kasolite crystal aggregates and green malachite - Canon EOS 5D Mark II camera, bellows, Olympus Zuiko 20 mm macro.
Copyright: © Italo Campostrini      Photo ID: 961129     Uploaded by: Italo Campostrini   View Count: 50   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 5616 x 3744 pixels (21.0 Mpix)

KK2-MHUMonazite-(Ce)

Malpensata pegmatitic dyke, Piona Peninsula, Colico, Lecco Province, Lombardy, Italy

Largest Crystal Size: 1.5 mm

1.5mm green crystal of monazite-(Ce) in quartz matrix. Carlo Maria Gramaccioli collection - Canon EOS 5D Mark II camera, bellows, Olympus Zuiko 20 mm macro.
Copyright: © Italo Campostrini      Photo ID: 961128     Uploaded by: Italo Campostrini   View Count: 26   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 5616 x 3744 pixels (21.0 Mpix)

V71-07LFairfieldite, Vivianite, Jahnsite-(CaMnFe)

Malpensata pegmatitic dyke, Piona Peninsula, Colico, Lecco Province, Lombardy, Italy

Field of View: 3 mm

Aggregates of white fairfieldite crystals up to 0.5 mm in association with blue vivianite and orange-brown jahnsite-(CaMnFe). SCXRD and EDX confirmed - Canon EOS 5D Mark II camera, bellows, Olympus Zuiko 20 mm macro.
Copyright: © Italo Campostrini      Photo ID: 961126     Uploaded by: Italo Campostrini   View Count: 17   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 5616 x 3744 pixels (21.0 Mpix)

AH5-HJWSphalerite

La Facciata Quarry, Torano quarrying basin, Carrara, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy

Largest Crystal Size: 2 mm

Golden-yellow sphalerite crystal of 2 mm with tetrahedrite in epitactic growth. Ex Angelo Simonini collection - Canon EOS 5D Mark II camera, bellows, Olympus Zuiko 20 mm macro.
Copyright: © Italo Campostrini      Photo ID: 961124     Uploaded by: Italo Campostrini   View Count: 62   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 5616 x 3744 pixels (21.0 Mpix)

2F8-DKYDemicheleite-(Br)

La Fossa crater, Vulcano Island, Lipari, Eolie Islands, Messina Province, Sicily, Italy

Field of View: 3 mm

Aggregate of intense red acicular crystals up to 0.3 mm. (EDX probed) - Canon EOS 5D Mark II camera, bellows, Olympus Zuiko 20 mm macro.
Copyright: © Italo Campostrini      Photo ID: 961123     Uploaded by: Italo Campostrini   View Count: 40   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 5443 x 3744 pixels (20.4 Mpix)
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