May 20, 2012 Solar Eclipse – Teaser! Uncategorized

May 20, 2012 Solar Eclipse – Teaser!

I'm still digging through the 1500 photos I took today of the eclipse.  Here's a teaser image... This image was taken by Bryan Duke from Henderson, NV on May 20, 2012 at 6:35PM PDT.  It was taken with a Canon 5D Mark II, Celestron 80ED telescope (600…
Milky Way Time Lapse from Death Valley astrophotography

Milky Way Time Lapse from Death Valley

During the trip last weekend to Mahogany Flat Campground, a good friend of mine, Jason Dotter, shot this time lapse sequence of the Milky Way. http://youtu.be/0BjGeYQsZQk?hd=1 He used a Canon XSi with a 15mm fisheye lens. ISO 1600, f/2.8, 30 second e…
OS X Lion – The Missing Galaxy Uncategorized

OS X Lion – The Missing Galaxy

For full disclosure, I need to share that I had a photo in the running for the Lion background image. The photo that has that honor is way better than mine. I knew something was up! Like everyone else, when they unveiled the new Andromeda Galaxy (aka…