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 Mar 04, 2018
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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")

106 files, 54 linked files, 160 files total, last one added on Apr 27, 2018
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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")

260 files, 65 linked files, 325 files total, last one added on Jun 06, 2018
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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
Album viewed 227 times

4 albums on 1 page(s)

Last additions - Stars, Nebulae and Galaxies
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M16 Eagle NebulaCaroleJun 06, 2018
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Pelican Nebula IC5070 (feature)CaroleApr 28, 2018
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M82 Cigar GalaxyCaroleApr 27, 2018
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M81 CaroleApr 27, 2018
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M81 & M82 & IFNCaroleApr 27, 2018

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