Giovanni Garofalo

Giovanni Garofalo was born in Catania in 1938 and has been living in Florence since 1962. He worked as a cosmographer at the Istituto Geografico Militare. Since retiring he has been dealing with astronomy and gnomonics. After joining the Unione Astrofili Italiani he developed a passion for gnomons, cultivating
a particular interest in the sundials in and around Florence.

by Giovanni Garofalo