Archive | December, 2018

Meeting at Wincham

A special meeting in the Wincham Community Centre on Thursday 27th December @ 7pm to 9pm Talk is about D.A.R.T. the earths defence system by Professor Richardson from Maryland university USA. He has offered to give this special presentation whilst he is visiting parents for Xmas Look forward to seeing there. Ged Birbeck

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Images of the Veil Nebula in Cygnus

Taken on 12th September and 11th November 2018 from my home in Timperley, Manchester. I had to take two separate images capturing the brightest parts of the nebula as my field of view was too small to get the whole nebula in one shot. To understand how the whole veil nebula looks like, I include […]

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Andromeda Galaxy

Taken on Monday 3rd December 2018 from my home in Timperley, Manchester. This was my longest exposure of an image to date with 24 x 3 minute frames in B/W plus 1 x 3 minute red,green and blue.   All combined to give a single colour image of 81 minutes exposure. Equipment: Skywatcher HEQ5 mount William […]

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