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

Astronomical photographs taken with grab and go equipment are featured. How-to tutorials, information for Questar and other small telescopes, processing techniques and software, Texas hill country astronomical weather, Austin observing locations, and a shared events calendar for Austin, Texas are included.

latest content...

January Earthshine Crescent Moon
(2017-02-08)
Ghost town Omega Centauri Revisited
(2017-01-15)
Transit of Mercury
(2017-01-09)
Earthshine Crescent Moon
(2017-01-08)
New feature & image news
(2017-02-15)
Snow Moon Eclipse Triptych
(2017-02-11)
Moon a day before full
(2017-02-10)
What Color is the Sun?
(2017-02-07)