The user manual of Shadows is a genuine book on sundials and a practical guide on the software features to help you design, realize and install your own sundials. The manual features 120 pages illustrated in colors. You may browse to it on line, download the PDF or obtain a paperback version printed in color and shipped by mail post.
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The following museums display collections of portable sundials.
© Temps libre - la Haute-Saône agricole
August 8th, 2008
La Presse Bisontine
Summer issue, July-August, 2008
© La Presse Bisontine
L'Hebdo de Besançon, n°190
July 2-8, 2008
TV Report on France 3
Bourgogne Franche-Comté, july 2007
Video report broadcasted on July 24th, 2007. Journalist: Isabelle Brunnarius, cameraman: Laurent Brocard.
© France Television
L'astronomie sur votre PC
Book published in France by Micro Application describing several astronomy software packages, including Shadows 2.2, provided on a DVD included with the book. ISBN 2-7429-6674-9
Week-end edition, East of France.
Sky & Telescope
Test of Shadows version 2.0 by Joe Heafner.
Published on October 9th, 2000.© Est Republicain
Société Astronomique de France awarded François Blateyron with the Julien Saget prize in 2005, for the development of his Shadows software and his work on sundials. The prize was given by Denis Savoie, President of the French Sundial Commission at the Meudon Observatory, Paris.