~ Gallery ~
This page features images submitted by members for our 2016 Astrophotography Contest.
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Aurora in Gravenhurst
Supermoon Over BMO Field
This photo was handheld using my Olympus E-M1 and 300mm f4 PRO lens.
Asterisms – Summer Triangle and Coathanger
Bubble and M52
Harvest Moon over Lora Bay
Asterisms – Big and Little Dippers
SBIG 8300 monochrome CCD 2 hours H-alpha exposure 2.5 hrs O-3 exposure 8 inch SCT EQ6
Jupiter and Crescent Moon Conjuction
Milkyway with Saturn, Mars and Antares
M31 from Gravenhurst
Canon DSLR and 200mm zoon lens Unguided 4 x 300 sec light frames 10 x 300 sec dark frames stacked in DSS, and tweaked in Paint.NET
Haleakala Observatory, Maui, State of Hawaii
Composite of three 30 sec photos at ISO 3200-6400, median combined in Photoshop CC and tweaked in Lightroom CC.
Prime Focus through Maksutov Cassegrain with Pentax K-r
First time using the Live Composite feature in my Olympus Pen-F mirrorless camera. It is a single 35 minute raw exposure taken with 30 sec subs. I used my 12mm f2.0 lens wide open on a tripod looking north.
Shadow of Europa on Jupiter with Io in orbit (left image). Planetary rotation and emergence of Europa to join Io (right image).
Goldschmidt & Anaxagoras
Super Moon with CN Tower