Photo Gallery

Browse below to see reader-submitted pictures of solar system planets, ghostly nebulae, distant galaxies, jewel-like star clusters, and other celestial wonders. Once a week, we'll highlight one of the many spectacular astronomy photos in our Editor's Choice gallery. If you're just getting started taking photos of the night sky, we invite you to check out our astrophotography tips and share your own photos with the Sky & Telescope community.

Editor's Choice

Photographer Juan I. Jimenez

Location of Photo

Villanueva de la torre, Guadalajara, Spain

Date of Photo

22 December 2014

Equipment

TS127/950 + QHY9M

Description

Melotte 15 in Narrowband with filters OIII, SII, and H-alpha.

If you’re just getting started taking photos of the night sky, we invite you to check out our astrophotography tips, then share your own photos with the Sky & Telescope community.