Tag Archives: Night Sky

I looked for Rupes Recta

I came across THIS site and instantly reawakened my interest in astronomical observations. Er . . . I don’t mean making my tremendously insightful, wise, and deep commentaries on the nature of the Universe and Humans  in particular. No, I mean looking at objects inhabiting … Continue reading

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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

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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

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The sky

I snapped the following last night at 7:05 PM Mountain Time. Hard to see, but . . . that’s the moon, obviously. The bright dot below it, near the houses, is Venus. The dot directly to the left of the … Continue reading

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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

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The Stars and Many Moons

A few months ago I was inspired to embark on my path to becoming an accomplished nighttime sky photographer.  Did I say path?  More like a poorly marked trail. But, we must all start somewhere.  The pictures presented herein, and … Continue reading

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