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")

258 files, 53 linked files, 311 files total, last one added on Feb 22, 2024
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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")

140 files, 54 linked files, 194 files total, last one added on Feb 02, 2024
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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")

437 files, 71 linked files, 508 files total, last one added on Feb 25, 2024
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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")

72 files, 18 linked files, 90 files total, last one added on Aug 24, 2023
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Last additions - Stars, Nebulae and Galaxies
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Rosette Nebula + NGC2244AndrewRFeb 25, 2024
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M42 AndrewRFeb 22, 2024
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Soul Nebula IC 1848JohnDeathridgeFeb 22, 2024
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M42 with Dwarf II robotic telescopeDuncanFeb 02, 2024
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M81JohnDeathridgeFeb 02, 2024

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