Thursday, November 30, 2017

new camera

This Sony A7S is an extra special camera. Trouble is that when I produce a good shot I don't get a "well done" but "that's a sensitive camera". Heigh ho - I enjoy it anyway.

Thursday, March 10, 2016

Solar System debris

Zodiacal light from Shropshire

Monday, November 16, 2015

MKAS Shropshire Trip

Some fantastic skies this time including my first view of the zodiacal light

Pierre Girard observing Orion

Zodiacal Light with Venus rising (and a plane)

Iridium flaring in Orion

Orion's Belt and nebulosity (mod of 2014 image)

Sunday, November 15, 2015

Total Lunar Eclipse. September 2015

Fantastic night. Missed last contact because the moon set in front of nearby tree

Saturday, January 3, 2015

Big spot

Doing a catch-up. This one was good fun in 2013

Thursday, November 14, 2013

Comet ISON from an all-nighter 12-13 November