The O.A.S. Astrophotography Gallery

A place for members' images...

Category Albums Files
Stars, Nebulae and GalaxiesRecent developments in computer imaging and electronic image capture devices have made a huge difference to the detail and faintness of the Deep Sky objects amateurs can image, and modern digital SLRs are now capable of capturing breathtaking wide-angle views like those captured on slide film in the past.
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PlanetsThe development of webcam imaging and techniques like stacking have dramatically increased the resolution of images of the planets in the last decade, as the images in these albums will show...
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Sun and MoonEclipses and the Moon have long been favourite subjects for astrophotography, and affordable H-alpha filters have begun to make the Sun an attractive subject too.
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Comets and AsteroidsComets can put on stunningly spectacular shows, but often they're as elusive and tricky to image as the Asteroids and Dwarf planets in our Solar system.
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Society EventsAlbums containing pictures taken at Society events.
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Instruments and Data FilesAlbums for photographs of astronomical instruments, and for data files. Some of the albums in this category will only be viewable by logged-in members.
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Last additions
Fish Head Nebula IC1795CaroleFeb 15, 2018
Leo Triplet (in L)NoelCFeb 10, 2018
Double clusterCaroleFeb 06, 2018
Monkey Head nebula NGC2175CaroleFeb 06, 2018
The Day After the Super Blue Moon (1 Feb 2018)DuncanFeb 03, 2018

Random files
Moon, the area near Clavius Jan 2004CSuddell
Solar Eclipse, 2006 March 29thJim
ISS transitKenny
Part of Makarian's Chain in Virgo, 2015-04-14=15Duncan
John & Malcolm testing their shooting accuracy!Fay