The O.A.S. Astrophotography Gallery

A place for members' images...

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Stars, Nebulae and GalaxiesRecent 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, and modern digital SLRs are now capable of capturing breathtaking wide-angle views like those captured on slide film in the past.
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PlanetsThe development of webcam imaging and techniques like stacking have dramatically increased the resolution of images of the planets in the last decade, as the images in these albums will show...
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Sun and MoonEclipses and the Moon have long been favourite subjects for astrophotography, and affordable H-alpha filters have begun to make the Sun an attractive subject too.
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Comets and AsteroidsComets can put on stunningly spectacular shows, but often they're as elusive and tricky to image as the Asteroids and Dwarf planets in our Solar system.
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Society EventsAlbums containing pictures taken at Society events.
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Instruments and Data FilesAlbums for photographs of astronomical instruments, and for data files. Some of the albums in this category will only be viewable by logged-in members.
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Last additions
Monkey Head Nebula NGC2174 9 Jan 2021DuncanJan 11, 2021
M45 and California Nebula 7-8 Jan 2021DuncanJan 11, 2021
Horsehead and Flame Nebulae, and the Ghost of Alnitak (Grrrrr!) 17 Nov 2020DuncanNov 20, 2020
Mars just past oppositionDuncanOct 22, 2020
2020-09-28-0013_2-DE-OSC-Mars__150r_T48_1500_regDuncanOct 01, 2020

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IC410 and IC405 in Auriga Fay
IC1396 part of Elephant's Trunk Nebula Carole
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