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")

168 files, 8 linked files, 176 files total, last one added on Mar 23, 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")

68 files, 20 linked files, 88 files total, last one added on May 27, 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")

25 files, 2 linked files, 27 files total, last one added on May 22, 2024
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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")

48 files, 4 linked files, 52 files total, last one added on May 25, 2024
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4 albums on 1 page(s)

Last additions - Sun and Moon
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X2.9 class flare from AR2664WhittersMay 27, 2024
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Panorama of the May 10th AuroraWhittersMay 25, 2024
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Sunspot group AR3664 responsible for the May 10th auroraWhittersMay 25, 2024
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Auroral curtain May 10th 2024WhittersMay 25, 2024
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Solar Eclipse from Mazatlán, México - 8 April 2024 - 18:07:26 to 18:11:44 UTRobertoMay 22, 2024

Random files - Sun and Moon
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North region with Aristoteles and EudoxusCarole
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EclipseGladys
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Perigee Moon StackedMac
Transit_of_Mercury.jpg
Transit of MercuryRachelC
Moon_Apennine_ARB04.jpg
Apennine mountainsTonyB