Category Archives: Astrophotography

Astronomy Calendar 2018

“The cosmos is all that is or ever was or ever will be,” said Carl Sagan “We know we are approaching the greatest of mysteries.” The Hubble space telescope has made it possible to perceive this mysterious universe in ways … Continue reading

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Astronomy Calendar 2015

Remote galaxies shimmer from the combined light of billions of┬ástars. They display never ending combinations of forms, not only the well known spiral arms. The night sky has far more to offer than what the bare eye is able to … Continue reading

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Astronomy Calendar 2014

Our imagination is stressed quite a bit if we look up and see nothing but blinking spots on a clear sky. What a wondrous device something like a telescope is – all of a sudden the little dots turn into … Continue reading

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Astronomy Calendar 2013

When did you look up to the sky the last time and wondered what a magnitude of objects might be there – hidden to the eye because the vast space between you and them? This calendar has a selection of … Continue reading

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Time lapse video from the ISS

The name of this website is look at stars – but the opposite direction is very beautiful, too: A look from the ISS in a stunning time lapse video makes Galileo Galileis quote true: If you could see the earth … Continue reading

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Mars at Opposition: The Best View of Mars on March 3

Saturday, March 3, 2012 is a date to mark on your calendar. This is the day when Mars will be in opposition with the earth. When such a position occurs, it is very easy to see planet Mars in the … Continue reading

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Astronomy Calendar 2012

The sheer size of the universe makes one thing very certain: There will never be a lack of objects to photograph and make a calendar from. And the astonishing beauty of our cosmos makes the 2012 astronomy calendar a piece … Continue reading

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An Astrophotography Masterpiece of Milky Way

While astrophotography often sends our jaw going down with awe this is extraordinary art: It was created adding serieses of long exposure pictures to a movie, a technique called time lapse photography. As both the camera is moved a bit … Continue reading

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