Planetary conjunction: Mars & Uranus.
That other conjunction.
Mars at opposition.
With no more images in the pipeline and the bushfire smoke worsening again in South West Sydney – and showing … More
This image of Mars was composed from a 4.8 minute video exposure, using the digital crop feature of my DSLR … More
The Lunar eclipse of 28th July 2018 (pictured above at 5.37 am) was cut short for me by high cloud … More
This is what a galaxy looks like from the inside! Taken in 2016, this wide-field image shows the glory of … More
I love planetary conjunctions and watching the Solar System in action as the planets follow their orbits across the sky. … More
Jupiter, Saturn and Mars are riding high in the Northern sky at the moment. All images © R.Powell
Mars is at its closest point to Earth this month and I took the opportunity to learn the technique of … More
All images © R.Powell
I was hoping to see comets during this observing session but while the sky looked clear, we had high haze, making narrow … More
Click on an image for slide show of my planetary images taken in 2012: All images © R.Powell
My best Solar System images taken in 2010 ….and some interesting planetary conjunctions: All images © R.Powell
I haven’t done a lot of astro-photography lately for several reasons. One of them being my attempts to convert the … More