Category Archives: astrophotography

Saturn Storm

Photo credits: The images comprise thermal data collected by NASA/ESA/ASI’s Cassini spacecraft, ESO’s Very Large Telescope and NASA’s Infrared Telescope Facility. Credits: ESA–C. Carreau 26 October 2012 [ Most recent update: 27 Oct 2012 ] Strange and wondrous things are … Continue reading

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First Sun Shot

[[ Most recent update, 02 September 2012.  ]] When I celebrated my 78th birthday (July 2012) my wife , Connie, gave me an Orion Apex 127mm Maksutov-Cassegrain telescope, complete with two spotting scopes, a tripod with a manually operated Alt … Continue reading

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