Composite image showing the progression of a lunar eclipse.
The fully illuminated by the sun
N.American & Pelican Nebulas in HaRGB - Canon 300Da 70-200mm fl200mm f3.2 ISO800 Exp 35mins (7x5mins) 13nm Ha filter + 1.5hrs RGB
Comet Lulin, imaged with: Canon 5D MkII 500mm L f4 ISO4000 13x1min 25s Total Exposure 18mins 25secs - light clouds
The moon growing to almost 3/4 illumination. Imaged with: Canon 5D MkII 500mm L + x2 & x1.4 extenders - total fl 1400mm
6 Perseid meteors can be seen spreading across the sky. The Plough (Big Dipper) asterism can be seen to the left; Cassiopea & Pers…
A widefield view of the central belt in the constellation of Orion. On the left one can see the Flame & Horsehead nebulae whilst t…
300D & 40D lens/scope combo - drizzle, wavelet & RL
The Severn Sisters of Messier object 45 shine out brightly; their hot blue starlight illuminating cosmic dust in the night sky. I…
Messier 27 photographed in full HaRGB spectrum using the multi setup below: HaRGB 2hrs 51mins f10
Ha: Canon 300Da 1hr 43 mins…
Canon 40D 500mm f4.5 3hrs exposure ISO1000 & 1250 (90s & 200s subs)
Canon 300Da 1hr 35mins ISO800 500mm f4 (17 x 5 min subs) UHC filter and 4.25hrs exposure with unmodified 20D.
The Milky Way
Venus and our Moon appear close together in the evening sky.
Taken through a safety filter
Our Moon & Jupiter with her 4 Galilean moons. (From top left to bottom right) Europa, Io, Ganymede, Callisto. Taken at 02:58 GMT…
M81 & M82 Exp: 4hrs Subs: 67 ISO1250 Canon 40D plus additional Ha data
C/2011 L4 and a very early crescent moon
Crescent moon with remainder of moon illuminated by scattered light from the Earth
Here's an info-graphic analysis of my eclipse observations from 20th March 2015.
Our home weather station (weat…