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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The Sword of Orion
Mars just before 2020 opposition
Coconino Pleiades
Arizona Andromeda
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Nova Cassiopeiae 2021
Medusa Nebula,
Narrow Band Sword of Orion in HDR
Jenny's California Nebula
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Recommended Resources
Willow House Terlingua Rosette Nebula
Mounts and Tripods
Starter telescopes for beginners