The O.A.S. Astrophotography Gallery

A place for members' images...

The Moon


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

154 files, 8 linked files, 162 files total, last one added on Jan 22, 2022
Album viewed 542 times

The Sun


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
Album viewed 387 times

Eclipses, Transits and Occultations


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
Album viewed 310 times

Aurorae and Atmospheric Phenomena


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
Album viewed 323 times

4 albums on 1 page(s)

Last additions - Sun and Moon
The MoonDuncanJan 22, 2022
The MoonMacJul 22, 2021
Moon in daylightRickJul 19, 2020
Montes Appenines and area, 1 April 2020DuncanApr 05, 2020
The Moon, 3 April 2020 19:45 CET, Manche, FranceDuncanApr 05, 2020

Random files - Sun and Moon
Craters Helicon and Le Verrier in Mare Imbrium and Sinus Iridium.TonyG
The Sun by Ken Pearson 11-10-11Ken
DayMoon over orpingtonApophis
Glory - flight from Reykjavik to Akureyri 2012 - 02 - 18.JPGPCWheeler
Kelling Heath - moon 1 - april 2010Murray