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  • Nebulas

    Images are shown in chronological order, showing first the most recent ones.

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    Clouds of Orion

    Oct.2014 - Feb.2015

    Comet and Trunk

    November, 2011

    Sirius and the Seagull

    November, 2011

    The Surprise Nebula

    November, 2011

    Downtown Auriga

    November, 2011

    California vs Pleiades, Reloaded

    November, 2011

    Simeis 147

    November, 2011

    From Pleiades to Hyades

    October 2011

    Aries Overcast

    November 1st, 2011

    Clouds of Perseus

    August~September 2011

    The Teapot

    July~August, 2011

    The Volcano Nebula

    April~May, 2011

    NGC 2170 widefield

    Jan~Feb, 2011

    M78 vs LDN 1622

    November 29-30, Dec.6, 2010

    Polaris & North Celestial Pole

    November 10 and 12, 2010

    Orion, from Head to Toes

    October 7~14th, 2010

    Iris Nebula Wide Field

    October 7~10th, 2010

    Clusters, Hartley, and the Heart

    October 7th, 2010

    Trunk to Bubble

    July 9,10 and August 6,7, 2010

    Between Sag, Oph & Sco

    June 6~18th, 2010

    Rho Ophiuchus Widefield

    May 15~20th, 2010

    The Angel Nebula

    April~May, 2010

    IFN Wide Field

    April 8th, 2010

    The Seagull and the Duck

    March 10th, 2010

    NGC 2170

    February 13th, 2010

    Rosette and Cone nebulas

    December 1st, 2009

    Barnard's Loop and M78

    November 24th, 2009

    IC405, M38 and the Tadpoles

    November 21~24th, 2009

    Witch Head Nebula and Rigel

    November 14~16th, 2009

    From NGC 1499 to M45

    October 15~24th, 2009

    Orion's belt and sword

    September 18th, 2009

    Orion's belt

    September 18th, 2009

    M8 and M20

    May 23rd, 2009

    Cat's paw & NGC 6357

    May 19th, 2009

    Blue Horsehead

    May 16th, 2009

    Roh Ophiuchus

    April 25th, 2009

    M16, M17, M18 and Pluto

    April 19th, 2009

    Thor's Helmet+PN

    January 29th, 2009

    Thor's Helmet

    January 29th, 2009

    Horsehead & Orion

    December 2008, January 2009

    Pre-CCD Nebula Images

    Following are the images I captured during what I could describe as my "Introduction to Astrophotography" period. Virtually all of them were taken with Canon DSLR cameras, except the first four, which I consider to be my getting used to using a CCD images. While some people are doing amazing work with DSLR cameras - especially now that you can easily add cooling to them and the CMOS chips are getting better - in my case you can probably see there's a before and after in my images as I switched from DSLR to CCD. I mainly make this division because generally speaking, the images you see below are those of a person who's mainly learning the basics of astrophotography and astroimage processing, and none of the images should be used as a reference for anything other than seeing the type of images I was producing when I started doing astrophotography. I no longer do many of the things I used to do then, and certainly I have also learned a great deal about things I should do that I wasn't doing before.

    Rosette Nebula

    January 8th, 2009

    Seagull Nebula

    December 26th/30th, 2008

    Horsehead Nebula

    December 22nd/27th, 2008

    IC 443

    December 20th, 2008

    Rosette Nebula

    November 7th, 2008

    Heart Nebula

    October 24th, 2008

    Pacman Nebula

    October 23rd, 2008

    Soul Nebula

    October 22nd, 2008

    Helix Nebula

    October 7th, 2008

    Dumbell Nebula

    October 4th, 2008

    Cat's Eye Nebula

    October 4th, 2008

    Flaming Nebula

    September 28th, 2008

    Ring Nebula

    September 26th, 2008

    California Nebula

    September 26th, 2008

    Cocoon Nebula

    September 25th, 2008

    Saturn Nebula

    September 23rd, 2008

    Crescent Nebula

    September 7th, 2008

    Omega Nebula

    September 3rd, 2008

    North American Nebula

    August 26st, 2008

    Trifid Nebula

    August 6st, 2008

    Bubble Nebula

    August 1st, 2008

    Lagoon Nebula

    July 31st, 2008

    Pelican Nebula

    July 30th, 2008

    M52 + Bubble Nebula

    July 26th, 2008

    Crescent Nebula

    July 24th, 2008

    Veil Nebula

    July 4th, 2008

    Pelican Nebula

    July 5th, 2008

    Eagle Nebula

    June 7th, 2008

    Dumbell Nebula

    May 31th, 2008

    Lagoon Nebula

    May 31th, 2008

    Orion Nebula

    December 3rd, 2007

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