Astrophotography

Canadian Photographers Capture New Light In The Sky, Decide To Call It Steve

Makes sense.<p>First we had ‘Boaty McBoatface’, and now in episode two of <i>don’t-let-the-public-name-stuff</i>, a group of Canadian aurora photographers have named a new astrological phenomenon, Steve.<p>The colourful lights in the sky, that look distinctly like an aurora, were first observed by a group of …

Space

Milky Way Canyon: The Night Sky in Utah

Airglow and Milky Way in Canyonlands<p>The Milky Way rises over a fairly intimate canyon view in Canyonlands National Park in Utah. The green color in …

Landscape Photography

Amateur photographers capture amazing, undocumented event in the night sky - they name it 'Steve'

Many of us would love to see the Northern Lights - but how about spotting one that's never been seen before?<p>That's what happened to Eric Donovan, a …

Photography

Pilot's time-lapse footage captures incredible beauty of flying at night

An amazing video, filmed from the flight deck of a commercial long-haul flight, has captured a view of the night sky not usually seen by slumbering …

Photography

4 Stunning Earth Night Lights Wallpapers from NASA

NASA consistently produces stunning and inspiring imagery of our Earth, solar system, and universe, many of which make for exceptional wallpapers for …

Space

Photographers Travel Earth to Save Sky from Light Pollution

<b>Timelapse photographers zigzagged 150,000 miles across the U.S. to capture the wonders of the dark skies and raise awareness about the growing threat</b> …

Astronomy

Unique Can-Shaped Camera Captures Extremely Long Exposure Photos Of The Sky

Composite image by DesignTAXI. Images via Solarcan<br>Do you feel inspired by stunning long-exposure photographs but aren’t sure how to pull them off? …

Photography

Stunning photo project explores our complex relationship with the night sky

New book and time-lapse videos capture 'Skyglow' in North America.<p>Time-lapse artists and filmmakers Gavin Heffernan and Harun Mehmedinović have spent …

Photography

How I planned and shot an erupting volcano with the Milky Way

Nature has lots to offer for landscape photographers. We love to shoot nature’s paintings. Storms, rainbows, tornadoes, lightning strikes: they’re …

Landscape Photography

solarcan pinhole camera tracks the sun’s path through the sky

solarcan camera turns the sun's movement through the sky into a work of art<p>housed inside packaging that looks deceptively like an energy drink, the …

Astronomy

Albert Dros Captured Volcano Erupting Under The Milky Way In Guatemala

<b>Albert Dros</b> (previously featured) is a talented 31-year-old freelance photographer who was born in Amsterdam and currently lives and works in …

Astronomy

Amazing Photos Capture How Flowers Look Under Ultraviolet Light

Simply beautiful.<p>Sometimes, the most beautiful things are those you can’t see with the naked eye.<p>Take flowers, for instance. As beautiful as they are in normal lighting conditions, their true colors come out when you see them under ultraviolet light.<p>Reporter, The Huffington Post

Photography

Solarcan: The First Commercial Camera for Ultra-Long Photos of the Sun

Want to try your hand at solargraphy and months-long exposures of the Sun without having to spend time making your own DIY camera? Solarcan is a new …

Photography

POLI’AHU, A Hypnotic Timelapse of the Starry Night Skies Over the Mauna Kea Observatories in Hawaii

POLI’AHU is a gorgeous timelapse filmed above the Mauna Kea Astronomical Observatories, which captures the cloud activity of the day turning into the …

Astronomy

Article: A Total Guide to Totality: Solar Eclipse Photography

<b>An Introduction to our Eclipse Photography Project</b><br>North America will experience a wonderful astronomical event on August 21, 2017 - a total eclipse …

Photography

Canon wants to get you ready for this year's total solar eclipse

Photographers throughout the U.S. will get a rare treat this upcoming August 21: a total solar eclipse visible throughout a significant part of the …

Cameras

Who Took the Photo of the First Man on the Moon?

<i>Who took the photo of the first man on the Moon?</i><p><b>C. Stuart Hardwick:</b><p>If you mean this:<p>This is a frame from the slow-scan, low resolution TV camera …

Photography

How to Photograph the Moon

The purpose of this article is to provide technical advice as a starting point for people who are looking to photograph the moon. The goal is to help …

Landscape Photography

World's Largest Astronomical Image

After many years of serious stargazing, Melbourne, Australia based photographer Colin Robson has set his sights high on photographing the world’s …

Photography

A very dusty Orion - Sky & Telescope

Photographer<p>Rafael Compassi<p>Email<p>rafaelcompassi@gmail.com<p>Location of photo<p>Presidente Lucena - Brazil<p>Date/Time of photo<p>12/06/16<p>Equipment<p>Canon T1i …

Astronomy

In photos: Nasa releases stunning images of Earth’s night lights, including in India

The maps show a clear view of human settlements across the globe.<p>The National Aeronautics and Space Administration on Wednesday released global maps …

Space

These Are Not Photos of Black Holes

The Event Horizon Telescope, actually a network of telescopes across the world, has successfully completed its highly-anticipated ten-day-long …

Astronomy

Black Marble Photo Shows Off Earth's Darker Side

Since the second humans first ventured into space, they’ve been hungry for a view of the planet they call home. From a grainy earthrise to the famous …

Space

What Does A Black Hole Look Like? Astronomers May Have Just Succeeded In Snapping A Photo

Astronomers believe that they have succeeded in taking the first-ever image of a black hole — or, more precisely, of its event horizon. On Wednesday, …

Astronomy

Infrared Photography - Travel Photography Tip

If you are looking for a slightly different way to record your travels photographically, I recommend infrared photography. There are several ways to …

Astronomy

Astronomers attempt the first-ever photograph of a black hole

A computer-simulated image of a black hole.<br>Credit: NASA, ESA, and D. Coe, J. Anderson, and R. van der Marel (STScI)<p>Scientists from around the world …

Astrophysics

Lighting up the landscape: Top 10 tips for shooting the night sky

<i>The Moon appears like the Sun when you expose for the night sky. Two torches were used to illuminate the rocks - one on the background from the right</i> …

Cameras

This Photographer Captures the Incredible Invisible Light Plants Emit

Magic is hiding in your garden.<p>The magic of photography is the camera's ability to capture what the naked eye cannot. And Craig P. Burrows's ultraviolet-induced visible fluorescence art couldn't prove that more. You see, the southern California-based artist uses a treatment you've probably seen …

Flowers

Milky Way Galaxy shines bright from Washington's Palouse

It's been a bit cloudy on this side of the Cascades, but not so on the eastern side!<p>Local photographer Meg McDonald headed east in search of clear …

Galaxies

Jupiter at opposition in the constellation Virgo Fri, 07 Apr 2017

The post Jupiter at opposition in the constellation Virgo Fri, 07 Apr 2017 appeared first on Sky & Telescope.

Astronomy