Archive for the Astrophotography Category

I Hung Some New Prints at The Spot!

Posted in 5DMII, Aerial, Astrophotography, Camera-On-A-Stick, Canon 7D, Composite, Gopro Hero5, Handheld, HDR, Wide Angle on February 17, 2018 by budbranch

Stop by The Coffee Spot and check them out! (the are cat photos too!)IMG_5407Spot event image

Lunar Eclipse 1/31/18

Posted in 5DMII, Astrophotography, Available Light on January 31, 2018 by budbranch

Tripod, 200mm, manual focus, mirror lockup, self timer.  REAL COLD!

Another Taurid Meteor

Posted in 5DMII, Astrophotography, Long exposures on November 21, 2017 by budbranch

Note that the stars are visible right down to the horizon…

Another Satellite Glint

Posted in 5DMII, Astrophotography, Long exposures on November 10, 2017 by budbranch

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This a 40 second exposure. I had 5 minutes of warning to set up, before this Iridium satellite crossed over. I use “Sky Guide” on my iPhone.

Iridium Flare

Posted in 5DMII, Astrophotography, Long exposures on November 3, 2017 by budbranch

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More info here: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Satellite_flare

A Pretty Little Orionid Meteor

Posted in 5DMII, Astrophotography, interval exposure, Long exposures on October 23, 2017 by budbranch

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Comet Hunting

Posted in 5DMII, Astrophotography, Long exposures, Wide Angle on October 12, 2017 by budbranch

IMG_2648IMG_2655The Andromeda Galaxy is apparent in the bottom photo, right of center, in the middle…

No comet yet…

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