NGC 6334, an emission nebula in Scorpius
The Rosette emission nebula in Monoceros
Emission Nebula M42
The Trifid Nebula M20 in Sagittarius.
The most remarkable objects in the Southern sky.
Death star. When an average G-type star like our Sun grows old, it uses up all its hydrogen, begins burning … More
IC 4628, a bright H II (ionised atomic hydrogen) emission nebula in Scorpius, is more than seventy light years in … More
A one hour image of this star cluster and huge emission nebula in the southern Milky Way. I didn’t do … More
Messier 16, generally known as the Eagle Nebula, in Serpens is simply one of the best nebulae in the sky. … More
The image shows: the (upside down) Horsehead Nebula, Barnard 33; the red emission nebula IC434 (mag 7.3); the emission nebula … More
A fine summer object, located in the region above Orion’s Belt (which is generally known as Orion’s Sword – but … More
Located in the outskirts of the Large Magellanic Cloud (LMC), the Tarantula Nebula is a massive object, visible in binoculars. … More
An emission nebula with the resemblance of an animal’s paw print, in the constellation of Scorpius. It is a stellar … More
NGC 2070, the Tarantula Nebula, part of the Large Magellanic Cloud in the constellation of Dorado. The distance from Earth … More
I photographed these deep sky objects during 2012. Click an image to enlarge and go to slideshow: All images © … More