Telescope Photos

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Amateur Astronomy has been one of my oldest hobbies.  Lately, it’s manifested itself by just taking long-exposure night shots, or time-lapses, but this past weekend, I went out specifically to look through a telescope.  An 8″ reflector to be precise.  It was a fun night, and I got some pretty neat photos out of it. … Continued

Amazing Progress

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It’s amazing to thing that that 200 years ago, thousands of deep skyobjects were found with just a basic telescope.  A telescope you could buy today for $130, shipped.  What’s even more amazing is when you compare the blurry black and white images to what the Hubble Telescope sees.  As you can see above. Salvatore … Continued