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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City Lights RedCat Pleiades
Very Large Array Antenna
Atacama Crescent Moon
Heart of the Milky Way from ALMA OSF
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Bright Comet in May?
Waning gibbous Moon
Moon with Earthshine and Venus at Dusk
Moon and Venus at Dusk
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Bright Comet in May?
Blind Smart-phone Equatorial Wedge or GEM Polar Alignment
Recommended Resources
Mounts and Tripods