Sunday, May 31, 2020

M81/M82 ... more data from April

A few weeks ago, I added more data to my earlier result from Oct. What a difference more data makes! The IFN just jumped out...

Here is a center crop of LUM only, 19x15mins (last month Apr) + 20x20mins (Oct):

Tuesday, April 14, 2020

M81/M82 galaxies - first from new backyard

Hi all,
M81, M82 and Holmberg IX (first result from new place - same city but outside of city light pollution).
FS-60C, EM200, QSI690wsg
20x10m L (bin1x1); 5x5m ea RGB (bin2x2)

Larger/details (and wider field):

Wednesday, January 22, 2020

My M33 Galaxy image featured in Monterrey newspaper!!
HUGE honor (22 Dec 19)!!! My M33 - Triangulum Galaxy image featured in the pages of "Milenio" - a huge newspaper in Monterrey, Mexico!!!!!!!
The article/publication is here:

My original image is here:

Saturday, December 7, 2019

M106 featured as Astronomy Magazine Picture of Day

Hi all, my M106 image was featured by Astronomy Magazine on 18 Oct 2019! (I'm playing catch-up here as I was away from blog posting for some time!)

Original image is here:

Saturday, November 30, 2019

Saturday, May 4, 2019

International: Featured in Chinese National Astronomy Journal
Hi all,
Very honored that my M1 - Crab Nebula image was featured in the Chinese National Astronomy journal!! I was just informed recently and my image was featured in issue 132 (Jul 18). The Chinese were actually the first who recorded this nova in the year 1054. Screengrab of publication attached.