Gamma Cygni wide field

Star Adventurer at Zatom starparty

The weather at XX star party in Zatom was generally good however, some amount of high clouds was present all the time. But it did not prevent me from…


Canon 550D with Smart EQ

Canon 550D astrophotography - first light

Back to the basics – it has been already eight years since I shoot astroimages with modified Canon cameras: Canon 20D and sometime later Canon…


TS 130/910 APO - first look, first light

TS apochromatic triplet 130mm f/7 New instrument onboard - after many years of picturing with newton telescopes I eventually decided to change to…


Great Bear's fleece

I meant to picture IFN (Integrated Flux Nebula) with Great Bear's galaxies, but eventually I pictured galaxies with traces of IFN :) Dark sky in…


Alien Moon

Which one do you prefer? Clear skies!


Wide fields

As I mentioned in New telescope first light my new scope has piggybacked camera lens, so I can try to picture some wide field starfields…


Colors of the Moon

Moon is not as colorless as you can suspect. When you take good quality picture moon with color camera you can postprocess the frame to saturate…