The O.A.S. Astrophotography Gallery

A place for members' images...


The Moon


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

151 files, 8 linked files, 159 files total, last one added on Apr 05, 2020
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The Sun


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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
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Eclipses, Transits and Occultations


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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


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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
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Last additions - Sun and Moon
2020-04-01-2032_3-2020-04-01-2032_3-DE-OSC-Moon_pipp_pss_gpp2BVMA.jpg
Montes Appenines and area, 1 April 2020DuncanApr 05, 2020
2020-04-03-1945_1-DE-OSC-Moon_pss_gpp.jpg
The Moon, 3 April 2020 19:45 CET, Manche, FranceDuncanApr 05, 2020
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Moon and VenusRickFeb 06, 2020
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Partial Lunar Eclipse, 17 July 2019, Manche, FranceDuncanJul 18, 2019
Earths_Shadow_Cairds_May_2019.jpg
Earth's Shadow Cairds May 2019CaroleMay 14, 2019

Random files - Sun and Moon
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Doug
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Schickard Walled PlainMarkS
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Moon and EarthshineCarole
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A Large Sunspot Carole
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MoonGreg Gillies