Category Archives: Night Sky

The June 2015 Night Sky – Part II

Some might recall this video I shared earlier this week: I added the photos below to the existing SmugMug gallery HERE. If you watched the video, you know the 19th and 20th offered the opportunity of photographing two different isosceles … Continue reading

Posted in Black and White, Night Sky, Photography Stuff | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 12 Comments

The June 2015 Night Sky – Part I

This paragraph is here because otherwise this poor excuse for an editor continuously loses the setting for opening the photos in a separate window or tab. Aggravating that, and I still don’t see why I can’t have that as a general … Continue reading

Posted in Black and White, Night Sky, Photography Stuff | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 19 Comments

The Moon and Pikes Peak – June 2012

It seems June of each year presents interesting opportunities to photograph the moon, and this year is no different. The dawn was just breaking, and giving the sky a neat appearance.  Some of that can be attributed to the clouds. … Continue reading

Posted in My YouTube, Night Sky, Photography Stuff, Sunrise, YouTube Stuff | Tagged , , , , , , | 10 Comments

Astral Matters . . . or, Better Late Than Never

Edited to Add: WordPress keeps dropping the links associated with each photo, so here’s the direct link to the SmugMug gallery where one can see full resolution of the originals, and camera info: http://ejdalise.smugmug.com/Other/Astral-Matters Please ignore the instructions to click … Continue reading

Posted in Night Sky, Photography Stuff | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 16 Comments

A miscellaneous look back

We’ve just entered July, and it seems incredible half of 2011 has slipped from being full of future promises into being a repository of opportunities lost.   This post exists because I have some lingering pictures that don’t fit into … Continue reading

Posted in Night Sky, Opinions and Stuff, Photography Stuff | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Moonset over Pikes Peak

Continuing on the full moon motif, on May 18th I stopped at the US Air Force Academy overlook because the moon and Pikes Peak presented me with a great scene. There was a thin layer of clouds giving the scene … Continue reading

Posted in Night Sky, Photography Stuff | Tagged , , , , | 7 Comments

Sunlight at night

The picture below is of the International Space Station flying over our location on June 14th, 2011.   This next one is a picture looking East from my deck.  The line on the picture are the landing lights of a … Continue reading

Posted in Night Sky, Photography Stuff | Tagged , , , , | 3 Comments