The following celestial images were taken by member Ashley Bowyer.

All images are copyright of the individual and may not be used or reproduced without their express permission.


Above: Galaxy NGC253 taken with Canon EOS camera

Above: Messier 27 (Dumbbell Nebula) taken with Canon EOS camera

Above: Two partial stages of the November 2012 solar eclipse.

Above: Centaurus A NGC5128 Nebula, taken at the 2013 Astrofest.

Above: M27 The Dumbell Nebula. Taken at the 2013 Astrofest.

Above: Sun, about to eclipse the Moon April 2014.

Above: Start of the April 2014 Lunar Eclipse.

Above: Maximum cover its almost over.

Above: Notlong now

Above: Thats it until the next one in October 2014.

Ash is a long time member of the society and a computer systems operator within the QLD education department. He has a ED80 refractor and classic older style Vixen VC200L with Vixen Great Polaris mount and also a Sky-Watcher EQ6 Pro German Equatorial with Orion auto-guider and Canon EOS digital SLR camera.

Wide Bay Astronomical Society