Dust and blue

There is another piece of beautiful nebulosity in the Cepheus constellation - it is Iris nebula (NGC7023 or Caldwell 4). It is typical reflection…


Floating in the hydrogen sea II

About a month ago I wrote a blog entry with NGC6914 nebula floating in the hydrogen see - Floating in the hydrogen sea . And I just wanted to make…


Floating in the hydrogen sea

As already mentioned in the previous entry Swan nebulaes strikes back most nebulas are emission or reflection. Large, red hydrogen clouds are the…


Crab hunting

First light of my new second hand CCD camera went for first Messier catalog object - Crab nebula. After over one month waiting for clear skies I was…


Holiday hunting

August holidays in Różan let me made a few nice astrophoto sessions. Unfortunately only a few nights have been clear enough, and almost all of them…


Heavy Ring

The nights eventually become longer, although there is some decent amount of fog and mosquitos in the air. After the tiring week I chose famous M57…


Unfortunate Dumbbell

Eventually clouds have vanished and despite of extremely short, summer nights I decided to put out the astro gears and shot Dumbbell. During this…


Astromay

There were a few starry nights in the May, so I had a chance to test my complete astrohpotography setup including guiding. The common truth is - we…