Welcome to my Web pages. Planetary images and some recent Planetary Nebulae were captured using the ZW Optical ASI224MC. Deep Sky images captured using a Canon EOS 1000D or Starlight Xpress MX916 CCD Camera.
Pages last updated - 12th October 2018 (Latest Deep Sky image added, 5 images added to Mars page).
Latest Deep Sky Image - NGC6543 The Cats Eye Nebula Sept/Oct 2018. (see Deep Sky page for more information)
Best Mars Image (2018) - 05/08/2018, 23:11UT (see Mars page for more information and more recent images)
Latest Saturn Image - 19/07/2018, 22:39UT (see Saturn page for more information)
Latest Jupiter Image - 12/06/2018. (see Jupiter page for more information and images)
Latest Lunar image: 25th Feb, an average of 500 frames using an IR pass filter (685nm). Processed using Autostakkert V3 & Registax V6.
More Images can be found using the links below:
Deep Sky Images Lunar Images Jupiter Images Saturn Images Mars Images
Other Images Processing the Images Equipment used My FlickR page
A Journey to Jupiter - YouTube animation of Jupiter made from more than 1,000 images taken by 91 amateurs from around the world.
Useful Links :
The Shropshire Astronomical Society Starlight Xpress CCD Camera's The Imaging Source CCD Camera's
Astroart Image Processing Software Registax Image Processing Software Autostakkert Image Processing Software
ZW Optical Camera's ALPO Website Astro Buy & Sell Jetstream Forecast Astro radio