Transit of Venus on June 5, 2012. Taken through a Hydrogen-Alpha filter. This is a composit of individual photos taken 18 minutes apart.
Annular solar eclipse on May 20, 2012. Taken through a white light solar filter
Annular solar eclipse on May 20, 2012.
Annular solar eclipse on May 20, 2012. At maximum eclipse. Our location was close to the northern boundary, which shifts the Moon to one side of the Sun.
Annular solar eclipse on May 20, 2012. Getting close to sunset, causing the Sun to turn reddish.
Rain clouds clearing at sunrise
Thin crescent Moon peaking from the clouds
Full moon rising in the east
Thin crescent Moon and Venus after sunset in the west
The International Space Station with the shuttle Discovery docked, early in the evening and directly overhead on September 7, 2009
The International Space Station and the shuttle Discovery passing through the Big Dipper on September 8, 2009. The shuttle had undocked from the ISS a few hours before. The inset shows the seperate trajectories.
A wide field shot of the Moon and Venus just before dawn. The constellation Orion is to the right.