The O.A.S. Astrophotography Gallery

A place for members' images...


Messier Objects


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Messier compiled his catalogue of objects to help him in his search for comets. The Messier Objects are favourite targets for deep-sky imaging, as they're mostly relatively bright and not too hard to find. (Link-word "Messier")

207 files, 53 linked files, 260 files total, last one added on Oct 31, 2017
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Galaxies and Clusters


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Large groups of stars can take many forms, and make fascinating subjects for deep-sky imaging. (Link-word "Galaxy")

101 files, 54 linked files, 155 files total, last one added on Aug 30, 2017
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Nebulae


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Recent 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. (Link-word "Nebula")

250 files, 65 linked files, 315 files total, last one added on Nov 02, 2017
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Constellations and Star Fields


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Many modern imaging techniques restrict the target to a very narrow field of view, but modern digital SLRs are now capable of capturing breathtaking wide-angle views like those captured on slide film in the past. (Link-word "Star")

58 files, 18 linked files, 76 files total, last one added on Jun 15, 2017
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Last additions - Stars, Nebulae and Galaxies
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Lobster's Claw Nebula NGC7635CaroleNov 02, 2017
M78_HaLRGB_Kelling_and_Cairds.png
M78 2015 & 2017CaroleNov 01, 2017
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Seagull Nebula IC2177CaroleNov 01, 2017
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M45 The Pleiades 30-10-2017 Manche, FranceDuncanOct 31, 2017
IC1396_EOS_1100D_19x_ISO1600_300s__22C_PX_GIMP_2.jpg
IC1396 Elephants Trunk Nebula, 25 October 2017DuncanOct 30, 2017

Random files - Stars, Nebulae and Galaxies
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IC1396 The Elephants trunk dark nebulaRobertM
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M33 spiral in TriangulumFay
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M27 Dumbell Nebula, Duncan
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M8Whitters