Orion Nebula

The biggest, brightest and most photogenic nebula in the Northern Hemisphere. Also Astronomy News of the Week.

The Tarantula

The Tarantula Nebula and part of the Large Magellanic Cloud

Tarantula Nebula

Designation:  NGC 2070, Caldwell 103, in constellation of Dorado. Visual magnitude: +5.0 Apparent size: 40 x 25 arc-minutes. Diameter: 1833 light years. … More

Southern Skies

Some of my recent astro-images with the Canon 60D camera – no telescope and no light pollution filter. The star … More