The O.A.S. Astrophotography Gallery

A place for members' images...


Comets


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Comets sometimes make the most spectacular appearances, and therefore the most amazing astrophotos. (Link-word "Comet")

38 files, last one added on Jan 28, 2019
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Asteroids and Dwarf Planets


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There are thousands of minor planets, but none of them is likely to appear as more than a dot in amateur astrophotos. However it can be interesting to catch them on their wanderings. (Link-word "Asteroid")

6 files, last one added on Apr 25, 2017
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Meteors


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Astronomers have long observed meteors. Capturing them on film is a little trickier, but can yield interesting images. (Link-word "Meteor")

4 files, last one added on Sep 10, 2017
Album viewed 135 times

Satellites


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Artificial satellites can make interesting photographic targets, especially if caught in transit. (Link-word "Satellite")

10 files, 3 linked files, 13 files total, last one added on Apr 20, 2015
Album viewed 145 times

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Last additions - Comets and Asteroids
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C2009 P1 (Garradd)DuncanJan 28, 2019
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46P/WirtanenDuncanDec 10, 2018
M27-_Meteor-EOS_1100D_0008_ISO6400_5s__NA.jpg
Meteor close to M27 2017-08-21 Manche, FranceDuncanSep 10, 2017
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VirginidsApophisApr 25, 2017
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2014 JO25DuncanApr 25, 2017

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Comet Lulin AnimationMarkS
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