Category Archives: Solar System

C/2013 X1 (PANSTARRS) – Helix Nebula Rendezvous

C/2013 X1 (PANSTARRS) and Helix Nebula (NGC7293)

Comet – Helix Nebula meeting
C/2013 X1 on 4/5 June 2016 met each other when the comet was passing by the Nebula. The meeting occurred in Aquarius.
 C/2013 X1 and Helix Nebula

Date:
June 2016
Location:
Bateleur Nature Reserve, South Africa
CCD:
QHY22
Scope:
Takahashi Epsilon 130D @F3.3
Mount:
Takahashi EM10 FS2 GoTo
Exposure
LRGB (70:50:75:65)
Processing:
MaximDL, PixInsight, Photoshop CS6

Patrial Solar Eclipse 2015 from Poland

Patrial Solar Eclipse on 20 March 2015

Partial Solar Eclipse 2015 from Poland.

 Partial Solar Eclipse

Date:
March 2015
Location:
Lomianki near Warsaw
CCD:
Canon 6D (modified)
Scope:
Solarmax 60, Takahashi FS60
Mount:
Alt-Az mount
Exposure
12x (1/5s + 1/40s)
Processing:
MaximDL, Photoshop, Pixinsight

See animation / Zobacz animację:

Partial Solar Eclipse animation

Aurora Borealis from Poland

Aurora Borealis on 17-18 March 2015

Aurora Borealis over Northen Poland.

 Aurora Borealis over Poland

Date:
March 2015
Location:
Lomianki near Warsaw
CCD:
Canon 6D (modified)
Scope:
Canon 8-15mm L @F4
Mount:
Tripod
Exposure
14x5s
Processing:
MaximDL, Photoshop, Pixinsight

The transit of Venus 2012.06.06

Venus 2012.06.06

Transit of planet Venus in front of the Sun.
Tranzyt planety Wenus przed tarczą Słońca.

The transit of Venus 2012.06.06

The transit of Venus 2012.06.06

The transit of Venus 2012.06.06

The transit of Venus 2012.06.06

Date:
2012.06.06
Location:
near Golub Dobrzyn
CCD:
Canon 5D Mk II
Scope:
Pentax 100 SDUF II APO @F16
Mount:
Astro-Physics AP600GTO
Exposure
1/30s – 1/3000s
Processing:
Photoshop

The Moon 2011.03.19; 2011.10.11

The Moon 2011.03.19; 2011.10.11

Size of the Moon.
Wielkość tarczy Księżyca.

Moon 2011.03.19; 2011.10.11

Moon 2011.03.19; 2011.10.11

Date:
2011.03.19; 2011.10.11
Location:
Lomianki near Warsaw
CCD:
Canon 5D MkII
Scope:
Canon 135mm F2 L lens
Mount:
Tripod