Thanks for visiting these occasional notes about my photography. They explain some of the background related to the photographs, information about their location or circumstances and some of the technical details about capturing them. Feel free to leave comments or ask questions.

Finding Neptune

October 10, 2020
Recently I have been pursuing a few more esoteric projects with my astrophotography setup, one of which is to photograph all the planets and other Solar System objects. M...
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Fireflies in the Garden

October 04, 2020
Fireflies in the Garden by Robert Frost Here come real stars to fill the upper skies, And here on earth come emulating flies, That though they never equal stars in siz...
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Coming Full Circle

September 28, 2020
Recently I've been trying to take more detailed images of celestial landscapes, concentrating on a middle ground between wider views that juxtapose earth-bound landscapes...
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Elusive Mercury

September 20, 2020
Seeing or photographing the planet Mercury is a challenge, as it orbits so close to the Sun. But when the geometry is right, it's visible just before sunrise or just afte...
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The (almost) Unblemished Sun

June 23, 2020
The Sun is a very powerful nuclear energy generator. Fortunately it produces a very constant, copious flow of energy that pours from the Sun's surface as bright, white li...
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