Tagged: Planet - Adam Lundie - Eatons Hill Observatory

Tagged: Planet

Jupiter thumbnail
04-Apr-2017
Jupiter is back in the evening skies. This is my first time playing with a new high speed astronomy camera, the ZWO ADI1600MC.

On the Shoreline of the Lagoon thumbnail
09-Aug-2016
Next to the Lagoon Nebula, there lies the often overlooked collection of absorption, reflection and emission nebulae: NGC 6559, IC 1274, IC 1275, IC 4684, IC 4685, Barnard 303, LDN 227, LDN 213, and planetary nebula PN M 1-41.

Astronomy as Art - The Many Faces of Narrowband thumbnail
16-Jun-2016
Narrowband images are rarely presented as true color light. When imaging in narrowband, colors are assigned to each channel based on the specific emission lines captured. One of the most common choices is the SHO Hubble Pallet, but the choices for mixing colors are endless. Here are 9 examples of how an image of a planetary nebula may be colored.

Mars Is Difficult thumbnail
29-May-2016
Although Mars is at it's biggest and brightest this week, it's so small, it's a difficult subject to get any detail out of.

First Narrowband, Difficult Subject: Planetary Nebula Sh2-313 thumbnail
10-May-2016
For my first foray into narrowband imaging, I have chosen a very dim & difficult target: planetary nebula Sh2-313, also known as Abell 35 and PK 303+40.1

Jupiter and Moons thumbnail
21-Mar-2016
Jupiter and its moons, Ganemede, Europa & Io.

False Colour Moon thumbnail
29-Aug-2015
A near full moon presented in false colour.

Crescent Moon thumbnail
25-Aug-2015
Just a crescent moon

Saturn in Colour thumbnail
19-Aug-2015
I thought I'd give eyepiece projection a try since my previous attempts at capturing Saturn were a dismal failure.