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")

167 files, 8 linked files, 175 files total, last one added on Jan 28, 2024
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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")

64 files, 19 linked files, 83 files total, last one added on Jan 17, 2024
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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")

24 files, 2 linked files, 26 files total, last one added on Oct 28, 2022
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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")

26 files, 4 linked files, 30 files total, last one added on Sep 18, 2023
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Last additions - Sun and Moon
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Wolf MoonDaveAJan 28, 2024
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Simply the SunRSummerfieldJan 17, 2024
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The Sun , as seen in ChislehurstRSummerfieldJan 17, 2024
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The Moon as seen from Chislehurst CommonRSummerfieldOct 23, 2023
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A fairly quiet SunRSummerfieldOct 22, 2023

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