Photo Stream - Brian W. Ogilvie
My first astrophotograph

My first astrophotograph

Taken with my point-and-shoot camera, held up by hand to the eyepiece of a 25X Keplerian refractor (the Galileoscope).

As my colleague Larry Owens said on seeing this: we now have photographic proof that the Moon has an atmosphere!

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