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LocationEast Angus, Canada
Equipment254/1200 Newtonian, QHY5 camera with an IRcut on EQ6 mount
DescriptionThis scene captured by a manual tracking with a 9x50 finder scope, I practiced a lot with airplane.
LocationCanaveral National Seashore, FL
Date2:30pm EST 11/16/09
EquipmentAstro-Physics 130EDF Gran Turismo, TV 2x barlow, Canon 30D, on a home made ALT/AZ mount.
DescriptionThis image captures the moment the pyro charges detonate to separate the SRBs from the External tank. The location is as far down the east coast of Florida that civilians can get to view a shuttle launch. This oblique view was captured one mile north of a NASA telescope viewing the launch. A portion of the NASA replay captures a similar view.
PhotographerTim S. Jones
LocationGlacier Point, Yosemite National Park
EquipmentCanon Rebel Xsi, f/4.0, ISO800, 1 minute.
DescriptionYosemite's Half Dome seen through the smoke of a forest fire in the western side of the park.
LocationBucegi Mts., Romania
DateJune 19th, 2009
EquipmentCanon EOS 5D and Canon EF 17-40 f/4L, 30s exposure at f/4.5, ISO 3200. Tripod shot.
DescriptionMilky Way above Babele chalet in Bucegi mountains at 2206 m altitude
EquipmentNikkon D300 ED 80 - 400mm Orange filter
DescriptionParthenon at sunset.
EquipmentCamera: Canon 5D, 6 photos merged by adobe photoshop CS4 for this Image.
Descriptionmoon rise over Tehran city. Tehran light pollution from Kolakchal mountain.
PhotographerDewey J. Barker
LocationMid-South Star Gaze French Camp, MS
DateApril 23, 2009 4:30 AM
EquipmentFuji Fine Pix S7000 mounted on a standard tripod
DescriptionVenus and Mars at dawn over the Sangre Telescope dome at the Rainwater Observatory during the 2009 Mid-South Star Gaze
Date17 Feb 2009, 17.30 GMT
EquipmentCanon EOS40D+f/2.2,50mm, ISO1600, on tripod inside house
DescriptionShadows of snow meter and trees on snow are visible in light of Venus ! I took 2x30sec for lowest photo and 1x30 for upper photos each in composite. Exceptionally clear sky and good dark countryside sky made this possible. Other two tries unsucceeded. I was ill so I had to take photos inside house through window.
EquipmentCamera: Canon 30D
DescriptionThe first Iranian space rocket: Safir 2
LocationNEAF / Rockland County NY
DescriptionA shot from the balcony overlooking the show floor at NEAF