“Across the sea of space the stars are other suns”

– Carl Sagan

Adventures in astrophotography and astronomy. Photographing the night sky stars, deep sky objects, planets and aurora over Ontario, Canada…


M45 The Pleiades Star Cluster

One of my first images of M45 The Pleiades Star Cluster with the Skywatcher Equinox 80mm ED APO refractor. Just 2 hours and 20 minutes of data. [...]

Northern Lights October 8th 2013

Always an amazing sight to see – the Northern Lights October 8th 2013 (Aurora Borealis) painted the evening night skies of Ontario green, red and purple. Curtains [...]

M31 The Andromeda Galaxy

Awarded - Skynews POW Contest Winner: 9th Annual. The M31 Andromeda Galaxy is visible with the naked eye away from city lights in darker areas on a [...]

Horse Head and Flame Nebulae

It goes without saying that the constellation of Orion the hunter is one of the most well known in the Winter night sky. Very large in size [...]

The fighting dragons of Ara NGC 6188

Featured in Sky and Telescope Magazine, October 2016. Returning to Siding Spring Observatory in the southern hemisphere, I decided to image a region of space referred to [...]

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