Clear Skies Clear Skies

Starhoo Obsrvatory, MPC I28

Clear Sky Clock - Lakeville, MA

Copernicus and Eratosthenes Craters Copernicus and Eratosthenes Craters

Saturn, February 2005 Saturn, February 2005

My planetary imaging is hit or miss, but this one isn't bad...

NEO 3200 Phaethon NEO 3200 Phaethon

Total Solar Eclipse, August 21.2017 Total Solar Eclipse, August 21.2017


As seen from Community Park, Idaho Falls, Idaho.

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News and Events News and Events


Now and then a school or organization asks me to give a presentation about my experiences as an amateur astronomer and astrophotographer. I am glad to oblige whenever possible. Here are a few recent presentations to various groups...

Barnstable High School Honors and College Prep Classes, 10-21-2014

Intro to Astrophotography, Lakeville Public Library - quite a challenge to scale the subject matter to novices and astro newbies... Slides from August, 2014 from the first and second weeks of the presentation:

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"Wonder is not the beginning of knowledge but an act that goes beyond knowledge; it does not come to an end when knowledge is acquired; it is an attitude that never ceases." "
- Abraham J. Herschel

Saturn Saturn


M13 Globular Cluster in Hercules M13 Globular Cluster in Hercules

Took this photo of M13 in 2010. Must have been a late night.