The O.A.S. Astrophotography Gallery

A place for members' images...

The Moon


The Moon has been a target for astrophotograpy for as long as there have been astrophotographers. (Link-word "Moon")

148 files, 8 linked files, 156 files total, last one added on Jan 25, 2019
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The Sun


Recently narrow-band filters have made direct imaging of the Sun a possibility, but traditional imaging using projection still has a place. (Link-word "Sun")

48 files, 19 linked files, 67 files total, last one added on May 22, 2017
Album viewed 244 times

Eclipses, Transits and Occultations


Solar and Lunar eclipses are among the most spectacular and photogenic events. Lunar occultations can also be fascinating spectacles. Transits of the inner planets Mercury and Venus are rare events, and always worth recording. (Link-word "Eclipse")

22 files, 1 linked files, 23 files total, last one added on Jul 18, 2019
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Aurorae and Atmospheric Phenomena


Very occasionally aurorae are seen as far south as Orpington. Other interesting atmospheric phenomena such as noctilucent clouds, parhelia and halos may be seen. (Link-word "Aurora")

23 files, 4 linked files, 27 files total, last one added on May 14, 2019
Album viewed 198 times

4 albums on 1 page(s)

Last additions - Sun and Moon
Partial Lunar Eclipse, 17 July 2019, Manche, FranceDuncanJul 18, 2019
Earth's Shadow Cairds May 2019CaroleMay 14, 2019
Earth's ShadowCaroleJan 29, 2019
The Lunar Eclipse 21 Jan 2019 - Super Blood Red Wolf Moon!DuncanJan 25, 2019
The Lunar Eclipse 21 Jan 2019 - Super Blood Red Wolf Moon!DuncanJan 25, 2019

Random files - Sun and Moon
Transit of VenusFay
The Sun in H-alphaFay
Lunar EclipseJonathan
The Moon, Total Eclipse Duncan
Solar eclipse from near Worcester 20th March 2015Kenny