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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Jupiter GRS, Europa, & Io transiting
Super Blue Blood Moon Time-lapse Lometa Texas
Point and shoot Orion
December Solstice Crescent Moon with Earthshine
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Jupiter and the Galilean Moons
Waxing Crescent Moon through Saharan Dust
Palo Duro Canyon State Park
X Bar Ranch Nature Retreat
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Austin Astronomical Forecasts
Texas Observing
Astrotrac wedge adapter for Questar
SkyWatcher dovetail mount wedge