The O.A.S. Astrophotography Gallery

A place for members' images...


Messier Objects


M78_HaLRGB_Cairds_Oct_2017_WO_460_SR~0.png

Messier compiled his catalogue of objects to help him in his search for comets. The Messier Objects are favourite targets for deep-sky imaging, as they're mostly relatively bright and not too hard to find. (Link-word "Messier")

220 files, 53 linked files, 273 files total, last one added on Jul 23, 2021
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Galaxies and Clusters


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Large groups of stars can take many forms, and make fascinating subjects for deep-sky imaging. (Link-word "Galaxy")

123 files, 54 linked files, 177 files total, last one added on Apr 03, 2021
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Nebulae


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Recent 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. (Link-word "Nebula")

369 files, 66 linked files, 435 files total, last one added on Jul 29, 2021
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Constellations and Star Fields


milkyway.jpg

Many modern imaging techniques restrict the target to a very narrow field of view, but modern digital SLRs are now capable of capturing breathtaking wide-angle views like those captured on slide film in the past. (Link-word "Star")

65 files, 18 linked files, 83 files total, last one added on Jul 29, 2021
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Last additions - Stars, Nebulae and Galaxies
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St Thomas of Beckets ChurchRichardLJul 29, 2021
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Fighting Dragons of AraRichardLJul 29, 2021
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Rho OphiuchiRichardLJul 29, 2021
20210507_-_Belle_Tout_Lighthouse.jpg
GuardianRichardLJul 29, 2021
20210417_-_Bodiam.jpg
The dark horse risesRichardLJul 29, 2021

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