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")

109 files, 54 linked files, 163 files total, last one added on Sep 01, 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")

272 files, 65 linked files, 337 files total, last one added on Oct 09, 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")

59 files, 18 linked files, 77 files total, last one added on Jul 16, 2018
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4 albums on 1 page(s)

Last additions - Stars, Nebulae and Galaxies
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M42 10-09-2018 Manche, FranceDuncanOct 09, 2018
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IC1805 Heart in Cassiopeia.DuncanSep 25, 2018
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Leo Triplet (reloaded)NoelCSep 01, 2018
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Lion Nebula Sh-2-132CaroleAug 15, 2018
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Lion Nebula S2-132 CROPCaroleAug 14, 2018

Random files - Stars, Nebulae and Galaxies
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M44 - Beehive ClusterMarkS
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The Heart Nebula IC1805Carole
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Gamma Cygni and the surrounding nebulosityMarkS
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M27 Dumbell NebulaDuncan
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M31 (with gradient reduction)Carole