Tag Archives: astrophotography

New Member Daniel Mints

Hi everyone! My name is Dan Mints and I started getting serious into amateur astronomy and astrophotography since February 2022. Almost a year later, I find it to be such a rewarding hobby. I started off with a Celestron Nexstar … Continue reading

Posted in February 2023, Sidereal Times | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Madhup Rathi’s Amazing Images

Check out Madhup’s amazing images of the deep sky. The beauty of these pictures leaves one thirsting for more of them.

Posted in January 2022, Sidereal Times | Tagged , | 1 Comment

a few astrophotographs taken this past week

by Robert Vanderbei Below is the picture I took two night’s ago of the Needle Galaxy (aka NGC 4565). For those who are interested in more details about the telescope, the camera, and the exposure, check out this webpage. And, … Continue reading

Posted in June 2020, Sidereal Times | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Astrophotography Workshop

The Adirondack Public Observatory is offering a four day workshop in astrophotography this fall from October 19 to October 22 in Tupper Lake, New York. The skies at their observatory are 6.5 magnitude. Three experienced astrophotographers will be taking classes … Continue reading

Posted in Mid-summer 2017, Sidereal Times | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Eta Carinae

by Robert Vanderbei Two images of Eta Carinae taken on February 7, 2016. SBIG Universal on Takahashi FSQ-104D H-alpha = 40 min, OIII = 6 min Two-minute unguided exposures. Richardson-Lucy deconvolution, Gaussian blur, Log.

Posted in March 2016, Sidereal Times | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

The Trapezium in M42

by Robert Vanderbei

Posted in January 2016, Sidereal Times | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Adirondack Astrophotography Workshop

by David Skitt Last week, Jennifer and I had the opportunity to visit the Adirondack Public Observatory in Tupper Lake, NY for a daytime tour.  Their mission is “to provide quality educational experiences for people of all ages through the … Continue reading

Posted in August 2015, Sidereal Times | Tagged , , | Leave a comment