Ultra-portable, small telescope, light camera astro-photography and urban astronomy, mostly from Austin, Texas

You'll find: astrophotography with grab and go equipment, astronomical events, how-to tutorials, processing techniques and software for small telescopes and cameras including the Questar. For Austin and the Texas Hill Country, you'll find astronomical weather, observing locations, and an astronomy events calendar.

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Mars 2018 24.1 arc sec
Mars 2018 closest approach
Jupiter GRS, Europa, & Io transiting
Super Blue Blood Moon Time-lapse Lometa Texas
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Apollo 50th is my 24th Flickr Explore Selection
Apollo 50th Full Moon
Shooting the video stars - Moon and Jupiter
First Quarter Moon without a telescope
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ACEAP Astro Forecasts
Moon photography - a dozen ways to shoot the Moon