Europa, Io, Ganymede & Callisto
Globular Cluster 47-Tucanae.
War and Peace Nebula
Open Cluster in Sagittarius Image exposure: 60 minutes Image size: 38.5 x 24.9 arcmin Image date: 2022-07-30 one arcmin is … More
Planetary Nebula NGC 6781.
My two and a half hour exposure of the Lagoon Nebula, M8.
Northerly star trails.
Globular Cluster NGC 6626, in Sagittarius
The Gabriela Mistral Nebula in Carina.
Open Cluster Messier 25
A dying star: planetary nebula in Sagittarius.
Alpha Centauri – our nearest star system.
The Ink Spot and open cluster NGC 6520
It’s Saturn season again!
The Blue Planetary Nebula in Centaurus.
The Ring Planetary Nebula in Lyra.
A supernova remnant in the constellation of Norma.
A Unique Planetary Nebula in Scorpius.
A globular cluster and a rocket launch.
A Planetary Nebula in Scorpius
Messier 90 with Arp 76
Messsier Object 20
A Bright Globular Cluster in Carina
M104, the Sombrero – an attractive target for amateur astronomers; an edge-on spiral galaxy with an emphatic dark dust lane
A Supernova in Galaxy NGC 4647
Crescent Moon in the Sunset
The visually brightest, most massive and largest globular cluster in the sky.
The Southern Pinwheel Galaxy, M83
M78, a fan-shaped ‘reflection’ nebula in Orion…
Caldwell 90, in Carina
A Poem about the search for intelligent life in the Universe
Poor old M43, overlooked and neglected.
The Clouds Finally Part…… 🌧🌧 It’s been a full month since I’ve had the opportunity to go outside with my … More
Star Trails in the Octans constellation.
A Star within the Eta Carina Nebula Image exposure: 45.75 min Image field of view: 23.9 x 16 arcmin Image … More
Camera :ZWO ASI071 Exposure:300 x 2 sec., stacked Image date:2022-02-09 Which is the first star to become visible after sunset? … More
Camera :Canon 60D, 50mm. Exposure:25 sec, f/7.1, ISO160 Image date:2022-02-10 One night I got a perfect sky for astronomy. The … More
I found the Webb Telescope from here in Macarthur!
A rare break in the weather enabled me to capture this elegant looking planetary nebula.
Planetary Nebulae are pretty darn’ small in the telescope.
Strange Sunset Phenomena I made this “video” of stills in 2016 and posted it on YouTube. It lasts 166 seconds, … More
Cloud Strikes Recent summers here in Sydney have often been cloudy and wet – and this summer is following the … More
A fine barred spiral galaxy in Fornax
A rare visitor to the inner Solar System.
8,100 light years away
Deep Sky Post 1 of 3 (Solar System) Post 2 of 3 (Deep Sky) Click on any image to view … More
Deep Sky An annual review of my best deep sky (beyond the Solar System) images. Thanks for looking! Post 1 … More
Moon & Planets A reprise of my best Solar System images taken during the year. What! No Comet Leonard? Well … More
This is what a supernova explosion looks like after nearly a thousand years have passed!
Night of a Thousand Flashes: Evening Electrical Storm over #campbelltown #macarthur
A golden Moonrise.
Caldwell 109 Apparent magnitude: +10.1 Apparent dimensions: 40″ x 35″ Constellation: Chamaeleon At the considerable distance of 5,500 light years, … More
NGC 1535 Object type: Planetary Nebula Apparent magnitude: +9.4 Apparent dimensions: 0.8 x 0.7 arc-mins Constellation: Eridanus “Cleopatra’s Eye” is … More
Planetary Nebula NGC 246, Caldwell 56 Apparent magnitude: +10.4 Apparent dimensions: 4.0 x 3.5 arc minutes Constellation: Cetus Image exposure: … More
The seventh planet from the Sun.
Planetary Nebula NGC 7009
From Alt-Az to Equatorial My Meade LX-90 telescope has been with me for thirteen years. It was my second telescope … More
A fine electrical storm over Campbelltown tonight.
The eighth and outermost planet
Planetary Nebula NGC 7293.
My sharpest image so far…
A twilight view of Mercury, Spica & Venus with the asteroid Vesta in attendance.
Io Casts a Shadow
The Small Magellanic Cloud, NGC 292
Omega Nebula, M17
In the constellation of Sagittarius
NGC 346 and more in the Small Magellanic Cloud
A colossal star-forming emission nebula in the southern constellation of Scorpius
Open Star Cluster
Planetary Nebula in Scorpius
Emission Nebula in Sagittarius
The ‘Fine Ring’ Nebula
NGC 3918 in Centaurus