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The Lagoon Nebula Captured with SLOOH Telescope

Here’s another astrophoto attempt.  I took this “snapshot” through one of the SLOOH.com telescopes last night and have been playing around with processing off and on throughout the day.  I’m going to keep experimenting, but so far, I’ve gotten the best results by using Topaz Labs software, primarily Topaz Adjust and Topaz Detail, blending those layers using the Linear Dodge […]

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Photo of the Owl Nebula

Here’s something a little different.  I’ve been a member of SLOOH.com for several years.  Basically, SLOOH owns several telescopes and as a member you can go online and see live views of space objects.  SLOOH also allows you to take “snap shots” of the views and download them. The photo below of the Owl Nebula is […]

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Edge-On Spiral Galaxy (NGC 4565) imaged using SLOOH’s Canary Islands 2 High Mag on 1 Apr 11 at 04:11:42 UTC

Edge-On Spiral Galaxy (NGC 4565) imaged using SLOOH’s Canary Islands 2 High Mag on 1 Apr 11 at 04:11:42 UTC. This is a test photo using SLOOH.  I’ll explain more in a future post if this works out.

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