Astrophotography Veil Nebula – Unfortunately this one was taken just before sunrise and just as my battery died. I’ll try it again in the fall for a better result. M51 Whirlpool Galaxy – Increased Exposure Jupiter the four Galilean Moons Crab Nebula (M1) M81 Bode’s Galaxy M82 Cigar Galaxy The Crab Nebula (M1) in prime focus M27 Dumbell Nebula Taken with a 6″ telescope under a hazy but somewhat clear sky. M42 Orion Nebula – One of the most beautiful things I’ve yet to see Comet C/2011 L4 (PANSTARRS) Pleiades with slight nebulosity present Jupiter’s buddy Mr. Saturn A few sun spots showing up – We’re in the middle of a solar maximum after all Tycho crater (Lower Right) Comet C/2011 L4 (PANSTARRS) – Angle corrected to match what was actually observed August – 2013 Val Gagné, ON M51 Whirlpool Galaxy -Cleaner Photo of the Whirlpool Galaxy M45 Pleiades – I used to think this was the little dipper. Looks like a mini big dipper after all! M65-M66 Leo Triplet Poor Viewing conditions for M106 Three angles from ISS Fly-Over First test stack using autoguided rig. M57 Ring Nebula Transit of Venus – Captured with binoculars + iPhone Share this:TwitterFacebookPinterestLike this:Like Loading... One thought on “Astrophotography” Add yours Pingback: A couple of shots | Deep-Sky David Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google+ account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email.