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")

103 files, 54 linked files, 157 files total, last one added on Feb 10, 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")

256 files, 65 linked files, 321 files total, last one added on Feb 15, 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
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Last additions - Stars, Nebulae and Galaxies
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Fish Head Nebula IC1795CaroleFeb 15, 2018
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Leo Triplet (in L)NoelCFeb 10, 2018
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Double clusterCaroleFeb 06, 2018
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Monkey Head nebula NGC2175CaroleFeb 06, 2018
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Horsehead Nebula HaRGBCaroleJan 02, 2018

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Crab Nebula Ha Carole
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IC1396 Elephants Trunk Nebula, 25 October 2017 Duncan
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Cygnus Widefield 2 panesFay
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NGC6888 - The Crescent Nebula in CygnusMike
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NGC281 Pacman Nebula in Ha OIII and synthesised Si ChannelRobertM