Solar System

Comet Lovejoy
Comet Lovejoy

Comet C/2014 Q2 Lovejoy

Comet C/2014 E2 (Jacques)
Comet C/2014 E2 (Jacques)

A low rez GIF animation from several luminance images showing Jacques moving through Cepheus. Taken at Two Goats on August 28, 2014

Lunar Eclipse of 4/15/2014
Lunar Eclipse of 4/15/2014

The first of four lunar eclipses for 2014 & 2015. This image was taken at the SAGE Planetarium as the moon is just emerging from the Earth's shadow.

4_15_14b_eclipse.jpg
4_15_14b_eclipse.jpg

Montage of the April 15th Lunar eclipse from the end of totality on the right to end of umbral contact on the left.

Transit of Venus
Transit of Venus

Second contact and the last transit for 117 years!

Lunar Eclipse
Lunar Eclipse

Total lunar eclipse of August 28th, 2007. Composite of several images, Nikon D300 piggybacked.

Lunar Eclipse
Lunar Eclipse

Total lunar eclipse from August 28th, 2007

Venus Occultation
Venus Occultation

The moon passes in front of Venus. I was clouded out just at first contact!

Transit of Venus
Transit of Venus

Mid transit, the sun will set before the transit ends.

Moon & Venus
Moon & Venus
c2011 L4 & the Day Old Moon
c2011 L4 & the Day Old Moon

Comet PANStarrs, March 12th, 2013

Moonrise
Moonrise