Recently, I completed an image of M57 that tried to bring out the detail in the outer ring. This video is the story of how that came about.
The Ring Nebula, M57, is a familiar object to most amateur astronomers. It is a compact ring in the constellation Lyra. If asked for an adjective to describe it I […]
Messier 27, also known as the dumbbell nebula is one of the brightest planetary nebulae in the sky. It is a favorite among amateur astronomers. This image is, unfortunately, grossly […]
It’s taken several months to get this image. Long, painful months, but I’m glad I persevered. It all started after NEAF in April. NEAF is the Northeast Astronomy Forum, the […]