Photo of the Day

6-14-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"NGC6749".

Todays TSS APOD is another spectacular image captured from a remote location telescope. This from Dark Sky New Mexico at Rancho Hidalgo (Animas, New Mexico).

Captured by member dcrowson (Dan), this is another example of the use of remote equipment.

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6-13-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Flying Bat and Squid nebulae Sh2-129/Ou4 widefield (c-shorgb) - 131h!".

Todays TSS APOD, by popular demand, comes from member ram (Ram).

Congratulations on a spectacular image!

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6-12-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"IC1396 SHO".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member ic_1101 (Alex).

Captured using a DSLR lens with a astrocamera, this produced a beautiful image.

Congratulations Alex on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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6-11-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"M90 - LRGB".

Today we select another great galaxy image captured by member XCalRocketMan (Mikey).

Captured using LRGB filters Mikey was able to pull in lots of detail!

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6-10-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Star Spin in Forest".

Todays TSS APOD is something a little different. Choosen from our Video astronomy subforum, is a video captured by member Groovy2 (Jay). Captured using a Wyze cam and extended time lapse results in a fully animated rotation of our night sky.

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6-9-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"M100 Reprocess".

As members advance in their processing abilities, we get to see the results.

Today we select a reprocess from Graeme1858 (Graeme). The M100 galaxy reprocessed using PixInsite software.

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6-8-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"AR 12829 Sat 5th June."

Todays TSS APOD comes from another of our 'solar heads'. Fraz was able to capture a lot of detail in this solar active region.

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6-7-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Clamshell Nebula Sh2-119".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member carastro (Carole). Captured and processed to produce a great image, Carole decided to try something different in processing the data. Her final results were selected as our APOD! (see post #4 for the reprocess details.).

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6-6-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"M101".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member jon.s (Jonathan).

With 17 hours of data, Johnathan has been able to bring out lots of detail!

Congratulations Jonathan on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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6-4-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"M13 in LRGB".

Today we select an image from member Hondo (Scott).

It's nice to see Scott back taking images again! This is a great capture of M13.

Congratulations Scott on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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6-3-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"NGC7000 - tough going.".

Today we select an image from member DMouse (Paul).

Some nights are better than others. Paul had one of those nights we dread. Everything went wrong. I won't go into detail just read the link. Even with all the problems Paul was able to capture...

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6-2-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"NGC6992 Part".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member OhNo (Brent). Captured in Ha, The detail really jumps out.

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6-1-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"The Rosette in SHO.".

Today we select a narrowband image captured by member Hondo (Scott).

It's nice to see one of Scotts images again! It's been a while!

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5-31-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Re-process of Earth Umbra Photo.".

Today we select a wonderful image of the eclipse of the 26th of May. Combining images captured over the duration of the eclipse into on image. Captured and processed by member OzEclipse (Joe).

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5-30-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"M63, The Sunflower".

Today we select an image captured by member jnelson (Jim).

Captured with a few subs, Jim was able to pull out a lot of detail on this galaxy!

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5-29-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"M95 M96 Sprial Pair".

Today we select a 'sprial pair' captured by member jthommes (Jim).

Capturing both M95 and M96 in a single image.

Congratulations Jim on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!!

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5-28-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"NGC 7000 Cygnus Wall".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member lostone (Mark).

This is Marks narrow band version of NGC 7000 with data from 7 nights of imaging!

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5-27-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Moon on 27th May 2021."

Todays TSS APOD come from member maceemiller (Carl).

Just a single image from a DSLR camera. With great processing!

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5-25-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"LoTr 5 - Planetary Nebula in Coma Bernices".

Todays TSS APOD was recommended by Alan (kt4hx) and was captured and processed by member bernhardhubl (Bernhard). With a total of just over 45 hours of data, this example of a planetary nebula is for the dedicated astronomers!!!

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5-24-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"NGC 6744"

Todays TSS APOD comes from member dcrowson (Dan).

Using a remote imaging location and equipment (El Sauce Observatory (Rio Hurtado, Chile)) Dan was able to capture and process in stunning detail this spetacular galaxy!

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5-23-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"The eagle has lifted off."

Todays TSS APOD is still a work in progress. Captured by member yobbo89 (Rob), it's just the start of what appears to be a great image of The Eagle Nebula.

We are looking forward to the additional data!

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5-22-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"M81, M82 and NGC 3077"

Today we select an image from member jon.s (Jon). With 5 hours of processed data, Jon was able produce this excellent capture!

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5-21-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"M51 - new data".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member bobharmony (Bob).

With 3 hours of data from a Nikon DSLR, Bob was able to give us this great image of M51.

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5-20-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"ISS Flyby on May 17th."

Todays TSS APOD comes from member TheButcher (Brian).

By far one of the best ISS images we have seen!

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5-19-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"IC2944/8 The Running Chicken Nebula".

Today we select a great 'running chicken' captured by member Gerald_db (Gerald).

Processed in both a 'starless' version and a full version you get to pick YOUR favorite!!!

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5-18-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"L22 - Aristarchus Plateau".

Todays TSS APOD is a spectacular lunar image captured by member astroavani (Avani). There's so much detail in this image you could spend hours just 'exploring'.

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5-17-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"M65-66, Arp 16-317".

Today we select a very detailed image of two galaxies. M65 and M66, captured by member jthommes (Jim).

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5-16-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"My take on the Iris".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Larry 1969 (Larry). Captured over 3 sessions, Larry had enough data to put through StarTools to produce this great image!

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5-15-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Veil Nebula".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member SPIE7 (Scott).

Captured using narrowband filters and then assigning different colors for each filter, Scott was able to provide us with this great image!

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5-14-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Attempting To Bring Out The Ha In An OSC Image".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Juno16 (Jim).

Playing with and adding more data is a great way to improve your images. Jim has captured an additional 4.5 hours of data using a Optolong L-eNhance filter filter! Click the link...

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5-13-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"AR2822 5/11/2021".

Today we select a solar image from member Ben Cartwright SASS (Jeff).

Jeff has captured a solar active region in high detail!

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5-12-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"M13".

Today we select an image captured by member SkyHiker (Henk).

A popular target this time of year, Henk has captured all the detail M3 offers!

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5-10-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Reprocessed M27 from November".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member BigKahuna (Ron).

Ron is showing us why it's a good idea to keep your old data. As technology improves and your processing skills develop, it's nice to have some old data to play with. Keep in mind you...

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5-9-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"M5 after moon rise".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Larry 1969 (Larry).

Capturing images while the moon is out is always tough. Larry has worked around the problem and captured a great M5 image!

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5-8-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"NGC 2442 & 2443 Meat hook Galaxy".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Iostone (Mark).

Captured using a remote setup ( Rio Hurtado Valley, Chile ) Mark was able to give us look at a beautiful pair of galaxies!

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5-6-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Bear Fight M81".

Today we select an image captured by member sdbodin (Steve). Captured during less than ideal conditions, Steve was able to gather the data for this spectacular image!

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5-5-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"The Whale and the Crowbar Galaxies".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member MariusD69 (Marius).

Captured with just 4 hours of data, Marius was able to gather quite a bit of detail!

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5-4-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"M97 & M108".

Today we select an image captured by member Larry 1969 (Larry).

This single image captures to Messier objects in one image and with some great detail!

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5-3-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"LeoTriplet -LLRGB".

Today we select an image captured by member starfield (Steve).

Steve is learning his mono camera with filters and discovering the results of his efforts!

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5-2-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Sun Today 1/5/21".

Today we select a solar image from member Solsearcher (Mike).

Mike has quite a few images posting it this topic, but we could only pick one! Make sure you check out the topic: LINK

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5-1-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"NGC7822 nebula and open cluster in Cepheus."

Todays TSS APOD comes from member ram (Ram). Captured in stunning detail and rich deep colors.

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4-30-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"NGC3675 Done Bear Hunting."

Todays TSS APOD comes from member sdbodin (Steve).

With galaxy season in full swing we are seeing more and more images of the different galaxies!

Steve has done a great job capturing this one!

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4-29-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"M3 under a full moon."

It never ceases to amaze me how often we see a 'test' image posted that is a great image!

Sometimes its with new equipment and sometimes it's just trying out different settings.

Member Larry 1969 (Larry) had this happen the other...

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4-28-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Arp 225 / NGC 2655"

Today we select an image from member jthommes (Jim).

There are a few small galaxies also captured in this image so be sure to click to enlarge it!

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4-27-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day

"Moon 25/04/21".

Astrophotography can get VERY expensive, trying to capture that perfect image can require lots of time and effort, plus the cost.

HOWEVER, some basic equipment that many already own can be put to use to capture impressive images!

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4-26-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Arp 220".

Member dcrowson (Dan) does a considerable amount of 'remote imaging' and always posts those 'little gems' for us to see!

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4-25-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"The Jelly fish Nebula shot from the city."

Todays TSS APOD comes from member asanmax.

Captured under Bortle 8 skies!

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4-24-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Bear Hunt NGC3079".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member sdbodin (Steve).

Another rarely imaged object, "The Phantom Frisbee", shows a lot of detail!

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4-23-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Messier 97, The Owl Nebula in HOO".

Todays TSS APOD is from member umasscrew39 (Bruce). Captured in narrowband, Bruce has been able to give us this colorful view.

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4-22-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"NGC3372 - Eta Carinae Nebula."

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Gerald_db (Gerald). Another object that those of us "up north" don't get to see!

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4-21-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Nice Proms 4/20/2021".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Ben Cartwright SASS (Jeff).

Jeff has given us a look at a spectacular solar prominence that he captured this morning!

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4-20-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"M106 and some friends".

It's always nice when you can get a great image on a "first light" of a new scope!

Congratulations to member Gmetric on having gathered a first light APOD!!!

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4-19-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"M63 - Sunflower Galaxy in LRGB".

Today we select a great image of the Sunflower Galaxy captured by member XCalRocketMan (Mikey).

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4-18-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"M100".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Graeme1858 (Graeme).

With "Galaxy season" upon us, it's fun to see what members are finding to capture!

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4-17-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Moon-Mars Occultation 2021".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Harshil.

A great image of a rare event.

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4-16-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Abell 31 WIP".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member KathyNS (Kathy). Capturing deep sky images is always a challenge, but getting those really faint ones, especially when using narrowband filters. Kathy has a great start!

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4-15-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"WIP of M51".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Greenman (Tony).

This is a great start Tony and very worthy of todays TSS!

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4-14-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"NGC 5128"

Todays TSS APOD is a remotely captured image by member Ed217 (Ed).

Captured at the Siding Spring Observatory in Coonabarabran, NSW part of the iTelescope facility. Ed was able to image this great galaxy.

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4-13-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of The Day.

"The Needle Galaxy".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Jockinireland (David).

David captured one of the favorites of 'galaxy season'.

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4-12-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"M51_LRGB".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member MariusD69 (Marius).

Captured using a mono AP camera using LRGB filters and 12 1/2 hours of data. Marius presented us with a great view!

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4-11-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Markarian's Chain and Friends".

Today we select a great galaxy image from member jon.s (Jon).

Markarian's Chain is a popular target but catching the detail is difficult. Jon has done a great job!

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4-10-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Abell 21, The Medusa Nebula".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member umasscrew39 (Bruce).

Bruce has done some reprocessing on old data, this is a fun way to practice and see the different results!!

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4-9-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"NGC 2070 Tarantula Nebula".

Todays TSS APOD was captured using a "Remote" location. Captured in the Southern skies that most of us "Northerners" never get to see.

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4-8-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Santos Dumont Crater".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member astroavani (Avani).

A very detailed closeup of the lunar surface!

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4-7-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"The Bubble and it's Center: SHO".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member depratnt (Teagan).

Captured last fall and reprocessed in SHO, Teagan has really pulled out some detail!

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4-6-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Markarian's Chain".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member ic_1101 (Alex).

Alex captured almost 8 hours of data on the subject image and has really pulled in the detail!

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4-4-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"The Orion Nebula and its friend - the Running Man."

Todays TSS APOD comes from member asanmax (Max).

Using a full spectrum modified Nikon camera Max was able to capture this beautiful image!

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4-3-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"The Jellyfish".

Today's TSS APOD comes from member jnelson (Jim).

Captured with a color Astrophotography camera, Jim was able to pull in quite a bit of detail!

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4-2-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"NGC 4274 - Ring galaxy in Coma Berenices".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member bernhardhubl (Bernhard).

There's a lot of detail in this image so check it out!

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4-1-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Best Ever".

Today we select probably the very best Astrophotography photo we have ever posted!!!

Captured by member Loof (April) it represents the very best of the best.

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3-31-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Large Prom 3/30/2021"

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Ben Cartwright SASS (Jeff).

Jeff is one of our resident "solar heads" and was able to capture this spectacular prominence!

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3-30-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Around Gamma Cygni (HaLRGB)".

Todays TSS APOD comes from a new member to TSS. kc75star ( Konstantinos ).

Congratulations Konstantinos on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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3-29-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"M81 LRGB".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member chartram (Mike).

Congratulations Mike on a great capture of M81!!!

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3-28-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"NGC2359 - Thor's Helmet Nebula in SHO".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Gerald_db (Gerald).

Once in a while even a new AP camera can fail! Gerald had that happen. Considering there was a camera defect, this stack came out great!

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3-27-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Moonscape Mosaic March 23rd".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member TheButcher (Brian).

Close up and lots of detail!

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3-26-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Arp 299 +296".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member dcrowson (Dan). Dan does a lot of remote imaging using his own equipment located in Dark Sky New Mexico at Rancho Hidalgo (Animas, New Mexico). The fun part is Dan is spending the majority of his time capturing rarely imaged objects!...

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3-25-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"M51 The Whirlpool Galaxy WIP".

Todays TSS APOD comes from TEAM member Juno16 (Jim).

As with many AP'rs reworking an image with additional data collected can give some pretty great results!

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3-24-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Messing with M82".

Today we select an image captured by member sdbodin (Steve).

Steve took some data from an image he captured a while back and re-processed it into this stunning image!

Congratulations Steve on having your image featured as todays TSS APOD!

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3-23-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Nova in Cas".

One of the recent objects to appear in the night sky is a super nova that was recently discovered. Member KathyNS (Kathy) was able to capture it the other night and posted to our Deep Sky images subforum!

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3-22-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Lunar X and Lunar V. 3/20/2021".

Todays TSS APOD (video)... Comes from member Dyno05 (Dana).

Congratulations Dana on having your video selected as todays TSS APOD!

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3-21-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"More Galaxy Getting NCG4244".

As "Galaxy Season" progresses we will see more and more galaxy images posted!

Congratulations to member sdbodin (Steve) on a great one!!

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3-20-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Bok's globules in Rosette nebula".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member carastro (Carole).

Give it a try and see how many 'animals' you can see.

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3-19-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Jellyfish nebulae".

Today's TSS APOD comes from member ram (Ram).

It took 37 hours of data to produce these spectacular results!

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3-18-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"M63_OSC"

Todays TSS APOD comes from member MariusD69 (Marius). Captured using a OSC (one shot color) camera, Marius captured 13 hours of data to give us this beautiful image of M63.

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3-17-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Arp 316".

It's Galaxy season!!!

To get the season started, here's a great image of "bunch" of galaxies all in one spot, captured by TEAM member KathyNS (Kathy).

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3-16-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"NGC2903".

Today we select a galaxy far far away.

Congratulations to member sdbodin (Steve) on a great capture worthy of todays TSS APOD!!!

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3-15-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Some Rosette Closeups-Animals!".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member starfield (Steve). Steve recently captured the Rosette and while playing with the data started to see a few "animals" in the images. Have some fun and see what you can find!

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3-14-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Rosette HOO".

It can be fun to 'reprocess' narrowband images to different color schemes. Member Jockinireland (David). Has taken some data from a couple of weeks ago and given us a different look at it!

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3-13-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"IC405".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member IC_1101 (Alex).

5 hours of data helps to bring out the detail.

Congratulations Alex on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!!

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3-12-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Messier 106 and Friends - LRGB from Bortle 7 (asi294mm First Light)."

Todays TSS APOD comes from member depratnt (Teagan).

Sometimes you get a lucky break on first lights of a new camera and gather data to produce an image like this!

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3-11-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Full Moon in Eye Popping Color".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member jrkirkham (Rob). Using a combined set of images, Rob was able to capture a great image of the moon just before sunrise.

Congratulations Rob on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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3-10-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Markarian's Chain LRGB".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Chartram (Mike).

Be sure to click on the image in the original post to get a close up! Lots of detail here!!

Congratulations Mike on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!!

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3-9-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"The Rosette NGC2244".

Captured by member Kerry C. (Kerry), todays TSS APOD image of the Rosette brings out the detail and colors of this nebula in stunning detail!

Congratulations Kerry on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!!!

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3-8-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"ngc3576 mosaic".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member yobbo89 (Rob). Captured in narrowband and processed using the HSO color channels, After 22 hours of capture time, Rob has created a spectacular mosaic of the area.

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3-7-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"M35 and company".

Today we select an image captured by member Larry 1969 (Larry).

Captured during a 'Test' session, Larry was able to produce a winning image!

Congratulations Larry on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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3-6-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Pleiades Mars Conjunction".

Todays TSS APOD come from member jon.s (Jon). Suggested by TEAM member Astrobee, we are pleased to present this beautiful image!

Congratulations Jon on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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3-5-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"M 51 LRGB Actually My Data!".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Astrovetteman (Tom).

It's really nice when you finally get some clear sky and can setup in your backyard!

Congratulations Tom on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD.

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3-4-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Rosette Nebula NGC2244 (Bortle 8)".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member carastro (Carole).

Captured in Narrowband with a total of 8 hours worth of data. Carole was able to pull in a bunch of data!!

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3-3-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Skull and Crossbones Nebula - NGC 2467 & LBN 1066 in HOO".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member STEVE333 (Steve). Captured in narrowband, Steve has pulled out a lot of data!

Congratulations Steve on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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3-2-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Rosette Nebula".

Today we select another spectacular image from member Mac (Steve). Steve has provided us with a number of great images in the past, this is one of his best!

Congratulations Steve on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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3-1-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"NGC2174/25 Monkey Head Nebula".

Today we select an image captured by member KathyNS (Kathy).

Using just Ha and OIII filters, Kathy was able to process this great image!

Congratulations Kathy on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!!

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2-27-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"NGC2174 The "Monkey Head" shot during the Full Moon."

Today we select an image captured by member BigKahuna (Ron).

Capturing deep sky images while under a full moon is quite a challenge.

Congratulations Ron on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!!!

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2-26-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Sharpless 275 - The Rosette Nebula".

Today we select an image from member dcrowson (Dan). Dan is an avid astrophotography that does a lot of 'remote' AP. This particular image is from his backyard! Dan captures many of the 'neglected' objects we seldom see in images!...

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2-25-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Heart and Soul".

Today we select the Heart and Soul captured by member Mac (Steve). Captured using only an Ha (Hydrogen Alpha) filter and merged into a single frame, Steve was able to share a great image!

Congratulations Steve on having your image selected as today TSS APOD!

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2-24-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Horse head nebula in SHO and HSO."

Todays TSS APOD comes from member SPIE7. Captured in narrowband and processed using two different combinations.

Congratulations on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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2-23-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"14 panel composite Moon [ICE]".

Today we select a lunar image composed of 14 separate images 'stitched' together to form a single image.

Captured and processed by member Greenman (Tony).

Congratulations Tony!!!

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2-22-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"NGC1499".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Ken_nneth (Kenneth). Also known as the "California Nebula". NGC1499 is a popular target for AP'rs.

Congratulations Kenneth on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!!

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2-21-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"IC434 - Horses Head in HA."

Today we select an image captured using just a Ha (Hydrogen Alpha) filter. The texture of the black and white image brings out great detail in this popular AP subject.

Congratulations to member DMouse (Paul) on having his image selected as todays...

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2-20-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Rosette nebula_HOO- my version."

Todays TSS APOD comes from member MariusD69 (Marius).

Captured in narrowband and processed using HOO as the color channels.

Congratulations Marius on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!!

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2-18-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Wolf Moon".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member SMPhotography (Scott).

Congratulations Scott on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!!

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2-17-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"M61 --galaxy in Virgo".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member BABOafrica (BABO).

Going through the Messier objects for a second time can be fun!

Congratulations BABO on a great image!

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2-16-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Satellite and Milkyway".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Groovy2 (Jay).

Congratulations Jay on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!!

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2-15-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Andromeda Galaxy".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member jon.s (Jon).

Jon has captured a popular target for AP'rs and captured lots of detail!

Congratulations Jon on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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2-14-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"M1, the Crab Nebula, in HOO-RGB".

Captured by TEAM member KathyNS. Todays TSS APOD is a spectacular view of M1.

Congratulations Kathy on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!!!

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2-13-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Waning Gibbous".

It's fun to see the 'cell phone grabs', that members post from time to time. This is one of the better ones so it was selected as todays TSS APOD!!!

Congratulations to member "The Wave Catcher" (Steve)!

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2-12-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"My first Flame!".

Today we select a 'first' captured by member maceemiller (Carl).

Carl caught a great image the flame nebula with just a peek of the Horse Head!

Congratulations Carl on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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2-11-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"AR2786 12/3/3030".

Since many of us are under clouds, I thought it would be nice to see the sun again!!!

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Ben Cartwright SASS (Jeff).

Congratulations Jeff on having your images selected!!

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2-10-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"IC1805".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Ken_nneth (Kenneth).

Also known as the "Heart Nebula", it's a perfect Valentines day gift!

Congratulations Kenneth!

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2-9-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Rosette in bi-color - dark globules.".

Today we select a great image of the Rosette nebula captured by member starfield (Steve).

This image is a great example of using the data you have, and trying different techniques.

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2-8-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Sinus Iridum 23-1-2021."

Today we select a great lunar image captured by member Jamescook1971 (James).

Captured so the sun was just reflecting off the edges of the craters.

Congratulations James on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!!!

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2-7-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"NGC2359 Thor's Helmet".

Today we select an image captured by TEAM member AstroBee (Greg). Captured under dark sky just outside of Baker, Ca. (the middle of nowhere!!!).

Congratulations Greg on a great image!

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2-6-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"IC434 The Horsehead Nebula: A different look with SHaHB".

Today we get a 'different' look at a popular AP target.

Member umasscrew39 (Bruce) has captured this target using a not so common filter.

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2-5-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"M42 LRGB".

Today we select an image of probably the most photographed nebulas. M42 the Orion nebula.

Captured by member chartram (Mike).

Congratulations Mike on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!!

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2-4-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"NGC1499- California Nebula".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member MariusD69 (Marius).

Congratulations Marius on a great capture!!

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2-3-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"NGC 2467 nebula in PUPPIS."

Todays TSS APOD comes from member BABOafrica (BABO).

It has been fun to watch BABO improve his AP work.

Congratulations BABO on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!!

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2-2-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Milky Way Boreal Forest "test"".

Going back into the time machine again.....

When TSS first started many members were just 'testing' the forum software. However what they used to test is some great AP images!

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2-1-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Half-moon".

Today we select a lunar image captured by member Piet Le Roux.

Captured from a location in South Africa we get to see that the moon looks the same even in the southern hemisphere!!!

Congrations Piet on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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1-31-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"IC405 Flaming Star Nebula in HaRGB.".

Sometimes it's fun to go back and look at images that we captured years ago. I jumped in the 'go-back' time machine today and found one of the first images posted on TSS by our very own KathyNS (Kathy). Posted 3 days after we went...

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1-30-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"NGC 2477 -- open cluster in the south.".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member BABOAfrica (BABO).

A cluster that is not often imaged, but certianly has a lot to offer!

Congratulations BABO for a great image!!!

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1-29-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"LBN639 - High Galactic Latitude Nebulosity".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member jthommes (Jim).

Jim has captured a region that we don't often see images taken.

Congratulations Jim on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!!

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1-28-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Scorpio".

Today we select a landscape image captured by member Falcon 63 (Wayne).

Wayne is one of our resident sketchers so it's nice to see him using a camera also!

Congratulations Wayne!

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1-27-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Portrait of Gugurmin".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member OzEclipse (Joe).

Congratulations on a great Landscape image of the Australian dark sky.

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1-26-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Lunar Cycle!"

Member Harshil has begun a project to image a complete lunar cycle. While many of us have wanted to do this it's not an easy task!

We congratulate Harshil on his attempt and look forward to seeing the completed project. In the mean time here's just one...

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1-25-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Barnard's Loop M78 and Bogeyman".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member carastro (Carole). Carole has been imaging for a while and has always posted great images!

Congratulations Carole on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!!!

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1-24-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Another ISS Flyby with Video - Jan 19th at 53 Degrees".

Today we select another great ISS image captured by member TheButcher ( Brian ).

Congratulations Brian on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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1-23-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"M45, The Seven Sisters, or Pleiades".

Today we select a great image of the Pleiades, captured by member Kerry C. (Kerry).

Congratulations Kerry on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!!!

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1-22-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Orion Nebula jan 21 2021".

Astrophotographers always remember those first attempts. Mostly washed out or extremly faint images. Today we select a great "starting out" image from member murphcc1 (Murph).

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1-21-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Some lunar close-ups".

Today we select a lunar image captured by firsttime APOD winner MrShorty.

Congratulations on having your image selected!

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1-20-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Bode's Nebula and a Puppy".

Today we select an image captured by TEAM member Juno16 (Jim).

Bode's nebula is a great target for AP'rs and Jim has given us a great image of it!

Plus a new puppy too!

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1-19-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"M81 & M82 LRGB".

Today we select a galaxy image captured by member chartram (Mike).

Congratulations Mike on a great image and todays TSS APOD!!

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1-17-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Monkey Head".

Today we select a "first ever SHO" image from member starfield (Steve).

Congratulations on a great start!

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1-16-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"ngc3576, freedom and liberty."

Todays TSS APOD comes from TEAM member yobbo89 (Rob).

His 2 panel mosaic in Ha is spectacular!

Congratulations Rob on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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1-15-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"IC410"

Member Mac (Steve) gets the nod today for his Ha image of the tadpoles.

Congratulations Steve on a great capture.

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1-14-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Cosmic Rosebud - NGC 7129, vdB 146".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member jthommes (Jim).

Jim has detailed this area quite well in his posting.

Congratulations Jim!

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1-13-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Rosette Nebula reprocess".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member ic_1101 (Alex).

Processed both with and without stars.

Contratulations Alex!

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1-12-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"My First Horsehead and Flame."

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Jockinireland (David).

For anyone who had imaged this, they know it can be difficult.

Congratulations David on a great first try!

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1-11-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"IC443 Jelly Fish".

Today we select an image captured by member Mac (Steve).

Steve has won our APOD many times in the past with his spectacular images, todays is no exception!

Congratulations Steve!

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1-10-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Summer Milky Way".

Today we select a widefield image captured by member OzEclipse (Joe).

Congratulations on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!!

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1-9-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Rosette Nebula from 1/06/21".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member BigKahuna (Ron).

A great image using an unmodified DSLR camera.

Congratulations Ron!

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1-8-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"M31".

Today we select a image that was captured by member SPIE7.

A new astrophotographer, SPIE7 has really got the "knack".

Hopefully this is the first of many TSS APODs.

Congratulations

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1-7-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"M1 The Crab Nebula - A Quick Look".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Juno16 (Jim).

Congratulations Jim on a great image!

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1-6-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Ptolemaeus".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member astroavani (Avani).

A very detailed image of the Ptolemaeus on the surface of the moon.

Congratulations Avani on a having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!!

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1-5-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Arp 273".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member sdbodin (Steve).

Congratulations Steve on a great image!!

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1-4-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"NGC 1514 - Crystall Ball Nebula in HOORGB".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member XCalRocketMan ( Mikey ).

This is another seldom captured object!

Congratulations on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!!!

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1-3-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"M31, M32, M110 w/ DSLR 300mm".

Today we select a wide field image captured by member metastable.

Congratulations on a great image!!!

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1-2-2021 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Rosette Nebula with DSLR".

Thanks to member jon.s (Jon) for taking the time to post his Rosette Nebula image. Be sure to check out the equipment and the methods for this great image!

Congratulations Jon!

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12-23-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Cocoon nebula".

By popular demand.

Captured in Narrowband

ApproxTwo hours of data.

ZWO ASI1600mm-C

Orion EQ6g mount

guided

Processed using Deep Sky Stacker / StarTools.

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12-22-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Elephant Trunk Nebula".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Graeme1858.

A great image worthy of the TSS APOD!

Congratulations Graeme!

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12-21-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Mare Humorum".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member astroavani (Avani).

Congratulations Avani on another great lunar image!!

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12-20-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"The Crab Nebula (M1) in SHO".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member umasscrew39 (Bruce).

A spectacular image!!! Congratulations Bruce!

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12-19-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"M78 LRGB".

Todays TSS APOD was captured by member Astrovetteman (Tom).

Congratulations Tom on a great image!

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12-18-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"IC443 - Jellyfish Nebula"

Todays TSS APOD comes from member MariusD69 (Marius).

A spectacular capture!

Congratulations Marius on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!!

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12-17-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Geminid meteor shower".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member jnelson.

Congratulations on a great capture!

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12-16-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"I've got this friend...".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Lowjiber (John).

This is another of Johns great solar images!

Congratulations John on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!!

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12-15-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Horsehead and Flame Nebula - My Version".

Todays TSS APOD comes from one of our TEAM members Juno16 (Jim).

In the original topic you will see that Jim processed the data twice, once with PS and once with PI. I couldn't pick the 'best' so I just went with the first...

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12-14-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"M42 with the latest StarTools".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Larry 1969 (Larry). He's been succesfully practicing with some of the new tools availible from the StarTools image processing software. LINK

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12-13-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Talking to the moon".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member astroavani (Avani).

Congratulations Avani on a spectacular lunar image!

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12-12-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"The Rosette in SHO".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member depratnt (Teagan).

Congratulations Tegan on a great image!!

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12-11-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"M1 LRGB".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member chartram (Mike).

It feels really good when you are very busy and only have a short time to capture and you get results like this!

Congratulations Mike!

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12-10-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Running Man & M42".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Ulteriormodem (Tom). A great wide field shot!

Congratulations Tom on having your image selected!

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12-9-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"ISS and Dragon last night."

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Dyno05 (Dana). A great image of the Internations Space Station with a docked SpaceX Dragon.

Congratulations on a great image!

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12-8-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"NGC281"

Today we select a great "Pacman" image captured by member Mac (Steve).

Congratulations Steve on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!!

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12-7-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"RNO 134"

Todays TSS APOD comes from member bernhardhubl (Bernhard).

This is a region that we often overlook, so it's nice to see such a great image of the area.

Congratulations Bernhard on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!!

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12-6-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"99.8% Full Moon with a C5".

Today we select a great lunar image from member Dyno05 (Dana).

Love the color of the lunar surface in this image.

Congratulations Dana on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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12-5-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Arp 113"

Todays TSS APOD comes from member sdbodin (Steve).

A nice grouping of NGC's!

Congratulations Steve on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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12-4-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"IC 63 - Gamma Cass Nebula".

Todays TSS APOD comes from TEAM member KathyNS (Kathy).

Congratulations on a great image worthy of todays TSS APOD!!!

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12-3-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"IC5070 Pelican Nebula HA".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Mac (Steve). Captured with a 98% moon using just a Hydrogen Alpha filter.

Congratulations Steve on another great image!

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12-2-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Moon from tonight with halo".

Some times you look up to the sky and see something that's just worth capturing!

Thanks to member andrewsscope (Andy) for taking a moment to capture todays TSS APOD!

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12-1-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Luna & the ISS".

Today we select a great lunar image with the ISS crossing over it!

Congratulations to member Jay Smedley (Jay)!

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11-30-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"sharp prom 11/29/2020".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Ben Cartwright SASS (Jeff).

Jeff's one of our resident Solar heads and posts some great solar images!

Congratulations Jeff on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!!!

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11-29-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"HorseHead and Flame...More Data".

Today we select an great image from member Astrovetteman (Tom).

Congratulations Tom on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!!

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11-28-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"26-11-2020 Close-ups".

Today we select just one of the great lunar images captured by member Jamescook1971.

It was difficult to pick just one so make sure you check out the orginal topic: LINK

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11-27-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Simeis 147 (Sh2-240 Spaghetti Nebula from Bortle 8".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member carastro (Carole).

Carole was able to capture a difficult target from a very light polluted site.

Congratulations Carole on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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11-26-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Flaming Star & Tadpoles Nebulae - HOO".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member STEVE333 (Steve).

Congratulations Steve on an image deserving of the TSS APOD!!!

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11-25-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"M33. through the astrograph."

Todays TSS APOD comes from member UlteriorModem (Tom).

Tom has been busy 'fine tuning' his new Astrograph telescope. I think the results show he's gaining some ground!

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11-24-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Seagull Nebula Sh2-296, LBN 1033".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member jthommes (Jim). A wonderful BiColor image (with RGB stars.

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11-23-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Tranquility".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Greenman (Tony).

A beautiful image of the sea of Tranquility.

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11-22-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"California Dreamin'".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member starfield (Steve).

Congratulations Steve on a great image!

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11-21-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Starry Night: Star Trails Above the Pod."

Todays TSS APOD comes from member jrkirkham (Rob).

A great nightscape featuring his astronomy dome and star trails.

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11-20-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"M42 WIP 2020".

Today we select an excelent image of the Orion Nebula from member Astrovetteman (Tom).

Congratulations Tom on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!!!

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11-19-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"AR2781 Nov 4,2020"

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Lowjiber (John).

Captured using specialized solar equipment, John was able to capture the surface and spicules jumping off the limb.

Congratulations John on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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11-18-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"IC 1318 Gamma Cygni Nebula (Butterfly)"

Today we select a great image by member Iostone (Mark).

Congratulation Mark on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!!

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11-17-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"NGC1893 (Tadpoles)"

Todays TSS APOD comes from member OhNo (Brent).

Great capture of the Tadpoles Brent.

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11-16-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"ISS Fly By"

Member TheButcher (Brian) has provided us with todays TSS APOD!

It's always amazing to see our ISS captured by a ground based amature telescope!

Congratulations Brian on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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11-15-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the day.

Todays TSS APOD comes from member StargazerQ ( François ).

Congratulations François on a great image!

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11-13-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

(jupiter animation).

Todays TSS APOD comes from TEAM member yobbo89 (Rob).

Captured as individual frames to create an animation. Congratulations Rob on some great images and an award winning animation!

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11-12-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Moonlight influences aurora (green Vader)".

Todays TSS APOD was captured by member Kanadalainen (Ian).

Congratulations Ian on a great nightscape image!

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11-11-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Mars - 11/8/2020"

Todays TSS APOD comes from member avid.astronomer (Tom).

Congratulations Tom on a great image of Mars!

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11-10-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Heart and Melotte 15".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member starfield (Steve).

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11-9-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"NGC1499 California Nebula"

Todays TSS APOD comes from member avdhoeven ( André )

Congratulations André on a spectacular image!

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11-8-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Asi183mm First Light - Bubble Nebula SHO"

Todays TSS APOD comes from our 'Birthday boy' Depratnt (Teagan).

Congratulations Teagan on a great image!!

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11-7-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Soul Nebula in HOO".

Member STEVE333 (Steve) has been continually working on his processing techniques and the progress is really showing!

Here's an example worthy of todays TSS APOD!!!

Congratulations Steve!

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11-6-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Big Mars RGB with 625mm and QHY5III178M 10 october 2020."

Todays TSS APOD come from member Luc CATHALA (Luc).

A great set of images of mars!

Congratulations Luc!

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11-5-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Starless Pelican Nebula in SHO"

Todays TSS APOD comes from member umasscrew39 (Bruce).

Processed to remove the stars, this image gives us different perspective of the Pelican.

Congratulations Bruce on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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11-4-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Mars 2-11-2020".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Jamescook1971 (James).

A great capture of Mars!!

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11-3-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"NGC6995 The Eastern Veil Nebula in Narrowband".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member AstroBee (Greg).

Congratulations Greg on a great capture!

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11-2-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"The Wizard in HA"

Today we select a image captured in Ha (Hydrogen Alpha) although just in gray scale these images produce the majority of the detail when capturing "narrow band" images. Steve even went so far as to 'colorize' his Ha image!

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11-1-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Halloween Moon".

Todays TSS APOD come from member BigKahuna (Ron).

Congratulations Ron on a great lunar image!!!

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10-31-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"M81 and M82 repro"

Todays TSS APOD comes from member bobharmony (Bob).

Congratulation Bob on a great 'reprocess'!

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10-30-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Moon 2 Panel Mosaic from October 6th."

Congratulations to member TheButcher ( Brian ) for having his 'closeup' lunar image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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10-29-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"AR2778 Oct 28, 2020"

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Lowjiber (John).

Congratulations John on a great solar image!

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10-28-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"NGC 253 -- galaxy down south."

Today we select an image capture from Kenya by our own BABOafrica (Joe).

Congratulations Joe on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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10-27-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"M33 - New Mexico"

Today we select a great image of M33 captured by member rayincorrales (Ray).

Congratulations Ray on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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10-26-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Good to be back! Heart Nebula"

Welcome back Teagan!

Congratulations on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!!!

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10-25-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Starnet nightscape"

Today we select a beautiful nightscape image captured by member StargazerQ (Francois).

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10-24-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"IC 1396 - a little new data & a little reprocess".

Todays TSS APOD comes from member bradleybcraig (Brad). Brad shows us it can be fun to go back and add new data and reprocess some of those images we have captured.

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10-23-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"NGC1499 California Nebula"

Our TSS APOD for October 23rd comes from member Mac (Steve). A great Ha (Hydrogen Alpha) filtered version of the California Nebula.

Congratulations Steve!

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10-22-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"M31 LRGB WIP #2"

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Astrovetteman (Tom).

It's hard to think he could 'add' anything more to this image!

Congratulations Tom on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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10-21-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Holiday offering of a malevolent Wizard".

Our TSS APOD for October 21st comes from member DEnc (David).

Congratulations David on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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10-20-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Sun on 17/10/20"

Our sketch artists are at is again!

You don't see a 'solar' sketch done often. Member mariosi (Marios) has done a great sketch to share with us.

Congratulations Marios on your TSS APOD.

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10-19-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"M33 quest"

Todays TSS APOD comes from member starfield (Steve).

Congratulations Steve on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

(Thanks to member kt4hx (Alan) for the suggestion!).

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10-18-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Impusive behavior".

Sometimes one of our 'artistic' members captures the night sky by sketching. (Yes these are inculded as AP works). Todays TSS APOD is one of those.

Contratulations to member John Donne (John) on having his sketch selected.

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10-17-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"NGC7000"

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Ken_nneth (Kenneth).

Congratulations!

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10-16-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Milky Way 10-15-2020"

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Ed217 (Ed).

Congratulations Ed!

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10-15-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Sh2-263 and vdB 38"

Todays TSS APOD comes from member jthommes (Jim).

Congratulations Jim on a spectacular image!!

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10-14-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Mars - Of Course"

Member DMouse (Paul) was able to capture a great image of Mars.

Congratulations Paul on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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10-13-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Late season Lagoon"

Congratulations to member starfield (Steve) on a great capture of the Lagoon Nebula!

Todays TSS APOD.

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10-12-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Marsha's Moon"

Member I am Marsha (Marsha) has posted a great image of the lunar with just a single exposure.

Congratulation Marsha on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!!

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10-11-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"IC1848 SHO"

Tom (Astrovetteman) has been busy lately! Capturing some great SHO images.

Congratulation Tom for having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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10-10-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"Gamma Cygni Nebula 1x2 Mosaic Narrowband."

Todays TSS APOD comes from member bradleybcraig (Brad).

Congratulations Brad on a spectacular image!!

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10-9-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"M8 Lagoon Nebula SHO".

Captured by member Mac (Steve) is a great example of what using narrowband filters can achive!

Congratulations Steve on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD.

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10-8-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"The craters of Mars 625 mm QHY5III 178MM 01/10/2020."

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Luc CATHALA (Luc).

Luc has provided us with an amazing image of mars!

Congratulations Luc on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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10-7-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"NGC 1360 -- Robin's Egg Nebula"

Today we select a great image from member BABOafrica (Joe).

Congratulations Joe on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD.

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10-6-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"IC1805 Heart Nebula SHO".

Today we select a great image of the Heart Nebula captured by member Astrovetteman (Tom).

Congratulations Tom on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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10-5-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

"A very good mars".

Todays TSS APOD was captured by member Michael Barbieri (Michael).

Congratulations Michael on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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10-4-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

NGC7293 - re-process.

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Gerald_db (Gerald).

Congratulations Gerald on a great reprocess!!!

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10-3-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Squid nebula Ou4 (c-orgb).

Todays TSS APOD comes from member ram (Ram).

Congratulations Ram!

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10-2-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

NGC281 SHO With ASI6200.

Thanks to member Astrovetteman (Tom) for posting a his image of NGC281. It looks like that new camera is working out quite well.

Congratulations for having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!!

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10-1-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Pelican Nebula.

Jockinireland (David) has provided us with the TSS APOD for today.

Congratuations David on a great image!

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9-30-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

M31 from New Mexico.

Todays TSS APOD comes from a new member. rayincorrales (Ray).

Congratulations Ray on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!!

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9-29-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Blue Snowball.

Captured by member sdbodin (Steve) is The Blue Snowball, NGC7662, in Andromeda.

Congratulations Steve for having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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9-28-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Plato and the Alps.

Today we select a great lunar image posted my member Greenman (Tony).

Congratulations Tony on having your image selected for our TSS APOD!

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9-27-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Moonlit Andromeda.

Todays TSS APOD comes from member SkyHiker (Henk).

Congratulations Henk on a great image!

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9-26-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Black Spruce and Aurora at Wanipigow.

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Kanadalainen (Ian).

Congratulations Ian on having your image selected!

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9-25-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

NGC 7129

Today we select a beautiful image from member KathyNS (Kathy).

Congratulations Kathy on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!!!

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9-24-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Sh2-82 in Sagitta.

Today we select an image posted by member MariusD69 (Marius).

Thanks Marius for providing us with a great image of Sh2-82!.

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9-23-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Sep 22, 2020 Prom on NW Limb.

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Lowjiber (John).

John is one of our resident solar photographers.

Thanks John of a great image!

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9-22-2020 TSS Astronomy Photo of the Day.

Mars 22/09/20.

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Greenman (Tony).

Congratulations on a great image of Mars!

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9-21-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Bubble +Lobster Claw + M57 HOO.

Todays TSS APOD comes from member STEVE333 (Steve).

Congratulations Steve on a great image!

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9-20-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

SH 2-157 and NGC 7635, Lobster and Bubble narrowband.

Today we select member MartinF (Martin) image of the Lobster and Bubble in narrowband!

Congratulations Martin on a great image!

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9-19-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Melotte 15 SHO

Todays TSS APOD come from member Micke187 ( Mikael ).

Congratulations Mikael on having your image selected!

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9-18-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

M33

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Jockinireland (David).

Congratulations David on a great image!

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9-17-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Mars 11 September 2020.

Todays we select a great image of Mars captured by member MIchael Barbieri (Michael).

Congratulations Michael on having your image featured as todays TSS APOD!

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9-16-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

North American and Pelican SHO.

Todays TSS APOD comes from member bradleybcraig (Brad).

Congratulations Brad on a great image!

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9-15-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Cunningar Bridge.

Today we select just one of the amazing images captured by member OzEclipse Joe.

Congratulations Joe on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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9-14-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Jupiter, 2020-09-11

Todays TSS APOD comes from member astroavani (Avani).

Congratulations Avani on a spectacular image of Jupiter!!!

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9-13-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Pacman Bicolor.

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Micke187 ( Mikael ).

Congratulations Mikael on a great capture!

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9-12-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

The Heart Nebula in SHO

Captured by member TheButcher in narrow band for a stunning image!

Congratulations TheButcher for having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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9-11-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Mars on September 5, 2020

Today we select a great image of Mars captured by member XCalRocketMan (Mikey).

Congratulations Mikey on having your image selected!

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9-10-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

M33 Triangulum Galaxy.

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Mac (Steve).

A great capture Steve, Congratulations!

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9-9-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Sinus Iridum

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Michael Barbieri.

Congratulations Michael on a spectacular lunar image!

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9-8-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

The Milky Way n the White Mountians.

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Dyno05 (Dana).

Congratulations Dana on having your image selected!

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9-7-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

M27 a diamond in the rough :D

Today we select an image capture by member UlteriorModem (Tom).

Congratulations Tom on a great TSS APOD!

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9-6-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

NGC 5068

Todays TSS APOD comes from member KathyNS (Kathy).

Congratulations Kathy!

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9-5-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

M1 Crab Nebula

Today we select an image of the Crab Nebula, captured by member Mac (Steve).

Congratulations Steve on having your image selected.

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9-4-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Lower's Nebula Sh2-261

Member jthommes (Jim) has provided us with todays TSS APOD!

Congratulations Jim on an amazing image!

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9-3-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

M28 under the Full Moon

Todays TSS APOD comes from member BABOafrica (Joe).

Congratulations Joe on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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9-2-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

NGC 7635 Bubble Nebula

The Bubble Nebula, captured by member mbenjaminz28 is todays TSS APOD!

Congratulations!

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9-1-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

C-9, SH2-155, Cave Nebula.

Todays TSS APOD comes from member KathyNS.

Congratulations Kathy on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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8-31-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

NGC 6888 first light with ASIair's scheduling functions.

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Kanadalainen (Ian).

Congratulations Ian on a great 'first light'.

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8-30-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

First light! Pacman nebula

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Micke187 ( Mikael ).

Congratulations Mikael on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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8-29-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

IC1318 - 15+ hours narrowband

Todays TSS APOD comes from member MartinF (Martin).

Congratulatons Martin on a beautiful image!

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8-28-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Mars august 14, 2020 625mm QHY5III 178M C.

Todays TSS APOD is from member Luc CATHALA (Luc). Luc gives us a stunning image of Mars.

Congratulations Luc on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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8-27-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Loop Prom 8/26/2020 1600 utc

Today we select a great solar image from member Ben Cartwright SASS (Jeff).

Congratulations Jeff on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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8-26-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

NGC 7023

Todays TSS APOD comes from member mbenjaminz28.

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8-24-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

NEOWISE and Southampton Lighthouse-

Todays TSS APOD comes from member jon.s (Jon).

Congratulations Jon on having your images selected as todays TSS APOD!

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8-23-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

M13 Hercules cluster.

Todays we select an image of M13 captured by member Mac (Steve).

Congratulations Steve on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!!!

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8-22-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

war and peace sho.

Todays TSS APOD is from member yobbo89 (Rob).

Congratulations Rob on a great image!!

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8-21-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

LBN 7, LDN 43 and Some Cometary Nebule.

Todays TSS APOD comes from member jthommes (Jim).

Congratulations Jim on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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8-20-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

My Best Saturn So Far.

Today we select a great Saturn image by member Dyno05 (Dana).

Congratulations Dana on a great image!

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8-19-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Western Veil_ASI294+ L-enhance.

Todays TSS APOD comes from member MariusD69.

Congratulations Marius on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!!

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8-17-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

The Lagoon Nebula.

Today we take a look at the Lagoon Nebula. Captured by member KenGS (Ken).

Congratulations Ken for having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!!!

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8-16-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Milky Way to Horizon wide field

Todays TSS APOD comes from member sdbodin (Steve).

Congratulations Steve on a great image!

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8-15-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Eastern Veil_ASI294+L-enhance.

Today we select a beautiful image of the Eastern Veil, captured by member MariusD69.

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8-14-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Milky Way from home.

Who says you can't take great AP images from a cell phone....

Todays TSS APOD comes from member I am Marsha (Marsha).

Congratulations Marsha on a great cell phone image!!!

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8-13-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

M27 but no Perseids

(or You Can't Always Get What You Want...)

Todays TSS APOD comes from member jerrysykes (Jerry).

Congratulations Jerry on making the best of the night.

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8-12-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Heart (Ced7Cr26/IC1805/LBN654/Mel15/Sh2-190) and Fishead (Ced6/IC1795/LBN645/NGC896) Nebulae (c-sho)

Todays TSS APOD comes from member ram (Ram).

Congratulation Ram on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!!!

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8-11-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

M27 w/L-enhance

Todays TSS APOD comes from member MariusD69 (Marius).

Congratulations Marius!!!

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8-10-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Milky Way over abandoned homestead.

Todays TSS APOD comes from member jrkirkham (Rob).

Congratulations Rob on having your image selected.

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8-9-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Sh2-91 The Other "Veil" (SNR) in Cygnus.

Today TSS APOD comes from member jthommes (Jim).

Congratulations Jim!

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8-8-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

M20--Trifid Nebula

Todays TSS APOD comes from member BABOafrica (Joe).

Congratulations Joe on a great image!

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8-7-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

A Little Work in Black & White.

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Lowjiber (John). Another great solar image!

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8-6-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

ngc 2070 the big spider!

Todays TSS APOD comes from member yobbo89 (Rob).

Congratulations Rob on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD.

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8-5-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Elephant Trunk.

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Stuart. A great capture and processing of the Elephant Trunk!

Congratulations Stuart!!!

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8-4-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Heart and Soul Nebulae.

Somebody has been busy imaging lately! Congratulations to member carastro (Carole) for having just one of her images selected as todays TSS APOD!!!

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8-3-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Todays TSS APOD comes from memeber JayTee (JT). He captured both Jupiter and Saturn on the same night but we had to pick just one. So here it is.

Congratulations JT.

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8-2-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

NGC6334 the Cat's Paw Nebula

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Gerald_db (Gerald).

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8-1-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Composite from inside my POD.

What better way to enjoy the night sky! Todays TSS APOD comes from member jrkirkham (Rob).

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7-31-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

needle prom 7/30.

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Ben Cartwright SASS (Jeff).

One of our resident 'solar heads', Jeff gives us a rare view of recent activity on the sun.

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7-30-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Waxing Gibbous 72% Illuminated 29/07/2020

Today we select a lunar image captured using a dobsonian telescope using a Cell phone and a phone holder.

Congratulations to member SirTalllPaul for a great image using minimal equipment!

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7-29-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

AR 2767 July 28, 2020.

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Solsearcher.

Thanks for providing us with a great solar image!

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7-28-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Pelican Nebula, SHO

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Baskevo (James).

Congratulations James on a great image!!!

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7-27-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Pillars of Creation.

Todays TSS APOD comes from member mbocca (Mike). A beautiful capture of the Pillars of Creation at 2800mm.

Congratulations Mike!

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7-26-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

M55

Todays TSS APOD comes from member dcrowson (Dan).

Congratulations Dan!

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7-25-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Comet C/2020 F3 Neowise

Take a good hard look at this image. Although it doesn't really fall into the 'category'. We had to choose it even though it's not really a "Photo".

Congratulations to member mariosi (Marios) on having his sketch selected as todays TSS...

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7-24-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

The Moon with a 76mm.

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Thefatkitty (Mark).

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7-23-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Weekend Prom on NE Limb.

Today we select a solar image from member Lowjiber (John). John has been doing solar AP for quite a while and has been a great help to me and many others.

Congratulations John on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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7-22-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

North America nebula

Todays TSS APOD comes from member SkyHiker (Henk).

Congratulations Henk on a great image!

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7-21-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Elephant Trunk

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Baskevo (James).

Congratulations James on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD.

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7-20-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

NGC 6960 Western Veil

Today we select an image captured by member umasscrew39 (Bruce).

Congratulations Bruce on a beautiful capture of the Western Veil.

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7-19-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Neowise from Farren Hill.

Todays TSS APOD comes from member SkyHiker (Henk).

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7-18-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

180 degree NLC panorama.

Today we select a panorama of lake Vättern located in Sweden.

Congratulations to member MartinF (Martin) for having his image selected!

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7-17-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Comet C/2020 F3 (NEOWISE)

Todays TSS APOD comes from member gcisko (Greg).

Thanks Greg for a great image!!!

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7-16-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

NGC7635 Bubble Nebula SHO

Todays TSS APOD comes from member ic_1101 (Alex). A great, well processed image of the Bubble!

Congratulations Alex on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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7-15-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Neowise.

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Kanadalainen (Ian). A beautiful early morning image of comet Neowise.

Congratulations Ian.

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7-14-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Noctiucent & Neowise.

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Carlos (Carl). A beautiful image of water, clouds, and Neowise.

Congratulations Carl on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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7-13-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Milky way over Hood River.

What better way to test out a new lens!

Congratulations to member Caddman (Glenn) on having his image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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7-12-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

OH NO!!! Not another comet shot.

Trying to keep up with our current 'comet mania'. Here's a great shot from member Baurice (Phil).

Congratulations Phil on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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7-11-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

NGC6960 Veil Nebula

Captured by member BABOafrica (Joe). Here's todays TSS APOD!

Congratulations Joe on a great image!

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7-10-2020 TSS Astronomy Photo of the Day.

Night time photo of the moon 250mm Canon 500D

Congratulations to member realflow100 on having his image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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7-9-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

More Comet Neowise.

Today we select another Neowise image.

Captured by member sdbodin (Steve). Congratulations Steve on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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7-8-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Congratulations to member AstroBee (Greg) on his most recent Comet C/2020 F3 Neowise images!

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7-7-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

First stack of the Moon.

Today we select an image that was captured with just a cell phone and telescope. Add to that some processing and well, you can see the results for yourself.

Congratulations to member StarGazer45 (Manuel) on having his image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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7-6-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

West Veil + Pickersing's Triangle - Ha

Today we select an image captured using just a Ha (Hydrogen Alpha) filter.

Congratulations to member STEVE333 (Steve) on having his image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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7-5-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

The Wizard Nebula Ced206/Cr452/LBN511/NGC7380?Sh2-142/Sh2-143 (c-sho)

Today we find ourselves hanging out with the Wizard. Captured by member ram (Ram).

Congratulation Ram for having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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7-4-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

lagoon nebula ha,sii,nii,oiii

Today we select an image of the Lagoon nebula. Captured and process by member yobbo89 (Rob).

Congratulations Rob on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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7-3-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

prom 7/2/2020.

Todays TSS APOD is from member Ben Cartwright SASS (Jeff).

Jeff is one of our 'Solar Heads' and gives us all a look at our own star!

Congratulations Jeff.

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7-2-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

M31.

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Mac (Steve).

Congratulations Steve on a great capture of the Andromeda galaxy!

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7-1-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

E. Veil With New Camera.

Many of our AP'r remember those 'first light' images. Today we select a great example from member OhNo (Brent).

Congratulations Brent on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

PS the APOD image is his reprocessed image in post #13.

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6-30-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

ISS solar transit

Todays TSS APOD comes from member jnelson (Jim)

Congratulations Jim.

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6-29-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Dating Theophilus, Cyrillus and Catharina.

Todays TSS APOD comes from member jrkirkham (Rob).

Congratulations Rob on having your image selected!

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6-28-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Messier 27.

Congtratulation Dyno05 (Dana) on having your image of M27 selected as todays TSS APOD!

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6-27-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

my first asteroid animation.

Today we select an .gif animation created from a sequence of images from member yobbo89 (Rob).

Congratulations Rob on your image being selected for todays TSS APOD!

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6-26-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

M92 and Some Background Friends.

Today we select a great M92 image from member jthommes (Jim).

Congratulations Jim on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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6-25-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Saturn June 21st.

Member TheButcher (Brian) has provided us with this amazing image of Saturn worthy of todays TSS APOD!

Congratulations Brian!

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6-24-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Eagel - Omega HOO Reprocess.

Today we enjoy a reprocessed image taken by member STEVE333 (Steve).

Congratulations Steve on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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6-23-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Sh2-129 Flying Bat Nebula

Todays TSS APOD comes from member carastro (Carole).

Congratualations Carole!

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6-22-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

The Eastern Veil in HOO.

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Hondo (Scott).

Congratulations Scott!

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6-21-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Sh2-132 the Lion Nebula in Ha.

Today we select a great Hydrogen Alpha image captured by member ram.

Congratulations Ram on having your image featured as todays TSS APOD!

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6-20-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Comet Lemmon

Todays TSS APOD comes from member OzEclipse (Joe).

Congratulations Joe on your capture of Comet Lemmon!

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6-19-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Prom 6-17-2020

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Ben Cartwright SASS (Jeff).

Congratulations Jeff on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!!!

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6-18-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Today we watch the International Space Station cross the sun.

Congratulations to member Dyno05 (Dana).

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6-17-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Cresent Nebula.

Congratulations to member mbocca (Mike) on having his Cresent Nebula image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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6-16-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

M97 Owl Nebula

Todays TSS APOD comes from member a100171 (Marc).

Congratulations Marc!

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6-15-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Jupiter June 12th.

Today we select a recent image of Jupiter taken by member TheButcher (Brian).

Congratulations Brian!

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6-14-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

NGC6992

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Mac (Steve).

Congratulations Steve!!

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6-13-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Looking back at some posts from a year ago today.

North America Nebula-Reprocessed.

Member Steve333 was busy reprocessing his images......

Congratulations Steve for your work from last year!!!

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6-12-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

A Hard Day's Night With the Canon 200mm telephoto.

Wide field imaging with a 200mm DSLR lens can be rewarding. Member Hankmeister3 (Henry) has provided us with some excellent examples.

Congratulations Henry on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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6-11-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

IC1396 SHO

Todays TSS APOD comes from member ic_1101 (Alex).

Congratulations Alex!

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6-10-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

AR2765 sunspot at last.

Today we select another view of the latest sunspot. Captured by member Ben Cartwright SASS (Jeff).

Congratulations Jeff on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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6-9-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

AR2765

Today we select a solar image from member Solsearcher (Mike).

Congratulations Mike on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD.

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6-8-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

The Iris in LRGB.

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Hondo (Scott).

Congratulations Scott on a great 'reprocess' of your data.

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6-7-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Copernicus Crater

Today we select a great lunar image of the Copernicus Crater by member gcisko (Greg).

Congratulations Greg on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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6-5-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

June 4th Solar Ha Full Disc

Congratulations to member AstroBee on having his image selected as todays TSS APOD!!

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6-4-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Needle Galaxy (with a touch of NGC 4562)

Congratulation to member umasscrew39 (Bruce) on having his image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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6-3-2020 Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

NGC7822 and Little Rosette Nebula.

Today we select a beautiful image captured by member carastro (Carole).

Congratulations Carole on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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6-2-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

May 30th 2020 Lunar image taken by member Jamescook1971 is todays TSS APOD!

Congratulations James on having your image selected.

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6-1-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

The Veil Nebula.

Captured by member Mac (Steve). Congratulations Steve on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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5-31-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

3-Panel Luna, 30 May 2020.

Congratulation to TEAM member bladekeeper on a great lunar image!

Bryan is todays TSS APOD selection.

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5-30-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Venus from February to May....

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Michael Barbieri (Michael).

Congratulations Michael.

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5-29-2020 TSS Astrophotograpy Photo of the Day.

My First MilkyWay.

Todays TSS APOD comes from member Frankrd80 (Frank). A great landscape image using 20 images merged together.

Congratulations Frank on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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5-28-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

NGC7023 with a new camera.

Today we select a 'first light' image from member Larry 1969 (Larry).

Congratulations Larry on both the first light image and having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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5-27-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Super Nova SN2020jfo.

Today's TSS APOD image comes from member Stuart. SN2020jfo is located in Messier 61, known for it's abundance of super nova events. Eight super nova events have been found starting with the first on 9 May 1926.

Congratulations Stuart on a great image!

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5-26-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Star trails.....

Todays TSS APOD is from member Carlos (Carl). Congratulations Carl on having your image selected.

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5-25-2020 TSS Astrophotograpy Photo of the Day.

NGC 5128-Centaurs A.

Congratulations to member Gerald_db for having his image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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5-24-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

The Cygnus Wall in SHO with RGB Stars.

Congratulations to member XCalRocketMan for having his image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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5-23-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

NGC 5701 a barred spiral ringed galaxy in Virgo.

Congratulations to member KathyNS (Kathy) on having her image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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5-22-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Sadr Region in Cygnus.

Captured by member carastro (Carole). Congratulations Carole on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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5-21-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Today we take a look at M81 Bode's Galaxy.

Captured by member DMouse.

Congratulations on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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5-20-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Today we take a look at M83 The Southern Pinwheel Galaxy.

Captured by member Gerald_db (Gerald).

Congratulations Gerald on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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5-19-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Todays TSS APOD comes from member cmassa (Chris). Double rainbow over his observatory. We hope this is a good sign for clear nights!

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5-18-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Today we visit the Sombrero galaxy (M104).

Captured by member JohnP_1 (John). Congratulations John on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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5-17-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Today we feature a nightscape image posted by member jrkirkham (Rob).

Congratulations Rob on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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5-16-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Today we visit M13 Hercules Globular Cluster. Thanks to member Hondo (Scott) for providing us with todays TSS APOD!

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5-15-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Member Ben Cartwright SASS (Jeff) captured this spectacular image of a prominence on the edge of the sun May 13th 2020.

Congratulations Jeff on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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5-14-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Today we salute our talented sketchers!

Congratulations to member Falcon 63 (Wayne) on his spectacular sketch of NGC2808.

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5-13-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Today we visit central Nevada during the 2015 Perseids meteor shower.

Thanks to member AstroBee for taking us along!

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5-12-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

The Eyes and Markarian's Chain. Today we feature an image captured by member Hondo (Scott).

Congratulations Scott on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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5-10-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of The Day.

Today we select a solar image by member Ben Cartwright SASS (Jeff). This image of a solar prominence lifting off the surface of the sun is stunning!

Congratulations Jeff, on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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5-9-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of The Day.

Today's GLOB comes from member MariusD69 (Marius). M3 in all her glory!

Congratulations Marius on having your GLOB selected as todays TSS APOD!

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5-8-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Globs and Globs of Globs!!!

Let's see what our members are doing with Globs!

Todays TSS APOD comes from member starfield (Steve). Congratulations Steve on having your GLOB selected as todays TSS APOD!!!

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5-7-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

With the heat of summer quickly approaching, I thought maybe we should take a look at the hottest thing around!

Congratulations to member Ben Cartwright SASS (Jeff) on having his image selected as todays TSS APOD.

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5-6-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Back to our "Lunar extravaganza!"

Today we feature an image by member Dragonsfire (Neil).

Congratulations Neil on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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5-5-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Today we are celebrating Cinco de Mayo by featuring an image from member Astroglide65 (Dano). Congratulations Dano on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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5-4-2020 TSS AStrophotography Photo of the Day.

Continuing with our Lunar theme.

Todays we enjoy a great lunar image from member AstroBee. Congratulations on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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5-3-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Keeping with our weekend "Lunar" theme. Today we select an image captured by member Hankmeister3 (Henry). The detail is stunning on this!

Congratulations Henry!

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5-2-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Man in the Moon?

Todays TSS APOD is from member DMouse (Paul). Can you see the "Man"?

Congratulations Paul on a great capture.

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5-1-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Today we take a look at one of the strange things that happens when shadows appear on the lunar surface.

Congratulations to member jnelson (Jim) on his capture of the lunar X!

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4-30-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Today we take a look on M101 captured by member Hondo (Scott).

Congratulations Scott on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD.

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4-28-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

All of our 'Solar Heads' are waiting for the sun to kick back into activity, so reprocessing old data is the way to go! Todays TSS APOD comes from member Ben Cartwright SASS (Jeff). Congratulations Jeff on a great 're-process'.

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4-27-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Today we select one of the best Mars images we have seen. Congratulations to member astroavani (Avani) for having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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4-26-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Carina nebula.

Here's something us northerners don't get to see. Captured by member yobbo89 (Rob). Congratulations Rob on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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4-25-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Today we visit Markarian's Chain! Congratulations to member AstroBee for having his image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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4-24-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

small AR coming off the limb.

Congratulations to member Ben Cartwright SASS (Jeff) on having his solar image selected as todays TSS APOD!!!

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4-23-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

My first comet! Any AP'r who has attempted to capture a comet can remember this feeling!

Congratulations to member Piet Le Roux (Piet) for having his image selected as todays TSS APOD!!

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4-22-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Today we select an image of M101 by member JockinIreland (David). Sometimes it's fun to pull out some old 'dusty' equipment and give it a try!

Congratulations David on having your image selected as our TSS APOD!

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4-21-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

M104 lifelong favorite. Todays TSS APOD comes from member Don Quixote (Mark). Congratulations Mark on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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4-20-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Todays TSS APOD comes from member astroavani (Avani). His images of Saturn are stunning!

Congratulations Avani on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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4-19-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Congratulations to member chartram (Mike) on having his image of M51 selected as todays TSS APOD!

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4-18-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

The Cigar Galaxy M82.

Captured by member TheButcher. Congratulations Bryan on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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4-17-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Opalescent Skies. Shared by member OzEclipse (Joe) is todays TSS APOD!

Congratulations Joe on another great nightscape!

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4-16-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Take a look at todays TSS APOD. Then look closer..... That's not a "photo" it's a sketch by member mariosi (Marios). Congratulations Marios on having your sketch selected as todays TSS APOD.

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4-15-2020 TSS Astronomy Photo of the Day.

M51 (The Whirlpool Galaxy). This is a favorite for AP'rs this time of the year. Congratulations to member Juno16 (Jim) for sharing todays TSS APOD!

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4-14-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Comet Atlas from 4-1-2020. Congratulations to member Astrovetteman (Tom) for having his image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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4-13-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Anyone hear a chicken?????

Todays TSS APOD is from member Benjamin (Ben). Congratulations Ben!

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4-12-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

With the combination of weather and "lock down" many of our AP'rs are going back and reprocessing data. Todays TSS APOD is a perfect example.

Congratulations to member bobharmony (Bob) on having his reprocessed image selected for today!

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4-11-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Today we select one of the best Jupiter images I have seen. Congratulations to member astroavani (Avani) for posting.

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4-10-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

M16 mosaic. Captured in 2018 by member yobbo89 (Rob).

Congratulations Rob on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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4-9-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Today we select a group of images from member astroavani (Avani). Imaged on the 30th of March 2020, Avani gives us the story of Saturn!

Congratulations Avani, on having your images selected as todays TSS APOD!

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4-8-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Sh2-308 The Dolphin Nebula. Congratulations to todays TSS APOD winner, cmassa (Chris) for post this great image.

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4-7-2020 Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Once in a while our AP'rs get lucky. member Hankmeister3 (Henry) did just that!

Congratulations Henry on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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4-6-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

A great capture of the International Space Station from last night!

Congratulations Dyno05 (Dana) on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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4-5-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Today we select a 6 panel mosaic of the moon. Captured by member bizibilder.

Congratulations bizibilder on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD.

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4-4-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Member ic_1101 captured a "Quick M51". I wish my long term projected turned out so well!

Congratulations Alex, on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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4-3-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Today we select member sdbodin (Steve) and his Arp82 NGC2535 image as todays TSS APOD.

Congratulations Steve!

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4-2-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Today's TSS APOD is our Milky Way capture a while back by member KingClinton (Clinton).

Congratulations Clinton!

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4-1-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

This is no "April Fools joke". Todays TSS APOD comes from member AstroBee (Greg). Comet Atlas C/2019 in motion! Congratulations Greg on having your video selected as todays TSS APOD.

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3-31-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Congratulations to member sdbodin (Steve) on having his 2017 solar eclipse image selected as todays TSS APOD.

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3-29-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

With 'galaxy season' in full swing we look forward to seeing more images like today's winner!

Congratulations to KathyNS (Kathy) on having her M51 image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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3-28-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Todays TSS APOD is from member chartram (Mike). It's a great example of M106.

Congratulations Mike on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD.

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3-27-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Comet Atlas c/2019 Y-4 is currently visible. Member TheButcher (Brian) captured this great image to share!

Congratulations Brian for having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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3-26-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Anybody hungry for a Hamburger? Member cmassa found one and he's the winner of todays TSS APOD!!!

Congratulations Chris!

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3-25-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Congratulations to member MartinF (Martin) on his Midnight isolation nightscape image. Todays TSS APOD!

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3-24-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Todays TSS APOD is from member KathyNS (Kathy). A great image of the Leo Triplet!

Congratulations Kathy on having your image selected.

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3-23-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Today we select a great image of the ISS. Congratulations to member Dyno05 (Dana) on having his image selected as todays TSS APOD.

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3-22-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Hopefully this is a sign of more great images to come!

Congratulations to new member DCN for having his image selected as todays TSS APOD!

Be sure to click on the image in the original topic to get the full effect.

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3-21-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Congratulations to member sdbodin (Steve) on his great NGC3718 image!

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3-20-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Today, you are in for a treat! Set aside about a half hour to view this amazing video by member Paramount (Gordon). Congratulations to Gordon for having his entire 14 years of AP work awarded todays TSS APOD!!

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3-19-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Member TheButcher (Brian) captured the Needle Galaxy and posted for us to enjoy. He's todays TSS APOD winner!

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3-18-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Today we select a recent image of NGC2244 captured by member Ken_nneth (Kenneth).

Congratulations Kenneth on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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3-17-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of The Day.

Today we feature a great image by member Larry 1969 (Larry). A great M51 galaxy image.

Congratulations Larry on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD.

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3-16-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Today we give a nod to those "First Times". It's always a thrill to have our 'Testing images' turn out this good!

Congratulations to member Jockinireland (Jock) on a few of his 'first times'.

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3-15-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Today we take a peek at the Carina nebula in SHO. Us folks in the north don't get to see this beautiful nebula. Thanks to member yobbo89 (Rob) for sharing!

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3-14-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Today we select not one but a bunch of galaxy images! Since we can only use one for the image we selected the first on in the topic. But be sure to check out the original topic to see the rest. LINK

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3-12-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Todays TSS APOD comes from member depratnt (Tegan). A starless version of the Rosette Nebula.

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3-11-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Todays TSS APOD is from member TheButcher ( Brian)

A great image of the Hercules cluster!

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3-10-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Today we select an image by member brenski. First light for a new camera and a new AP'r!

Congratulations for having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!!

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3-8-2020 TSS Astrophotograpy Photo of the Day.

We are starting to see galaxy season in full swing now! Here's a great image of M106 captured by member astrovetteman (Tom). Congratulations for having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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3-6-2020 TSS Astrophotograpy Photo of the Day.

Member bladekeeper (Bryan) is at his "Lunarmania" again!

Todays TSS APOD features his latest. Congratulations Bryan!

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3-5-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Today we jump back to August of last year. This was summer here in the US and a rough time to do AP work. The evening heat rising up really messes with trying to image.

Member avid.astronomer (Tom) did some video work on one of these hot summer nights and posted a great video of Jupiter in...

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3-4-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Anyone who has been doing AP for any length of time can remember back to those first images. Mostly doing testing to get things working correctly.

Member korbitz (David) is going through the process now.

Congratulations on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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3-3-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Congratulations to member jazzin on having his First image of the Horse Head nebula!

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3-2-2020 TSS Astronomy Photo of the Day.

The 3-2-2020 TSS APOD is from member Benjamin.

Benjamin has done a great job of capturing and processing this one!

Congratulations!

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3-1-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Congratulations to member TheButcher (Brian) on his capture of the M3 cluster! It's well deserving of todays TSS APOD!!

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2-29-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Congratulations to member bladekeeper (Bryan) on having his great lunar image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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2-28-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Galaxy season is upon us!

Congratulations to member dcrowson (Dan) on his great image of M61 (and others).

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2-27-2020 TSS Astronomy Photo of the Day.

Todays TSS APOD is from member andrewsscope (Andrew). Just a simple DSLR capture of 2 of our closest neighbors.

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2-25-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Nightscape images are one of the easy ways to get started with AP. Learning how to make adjustments to capture images in the night sky is a great precursor to jumping into long exposures and tracking.

Congratulations to member WahooMike (Mike) for having his great nightscape image selected...

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2-23-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Just thinking back on those "first images".

Member Ed217 (Ed) gave a try on the Orion Nebula and came out with a great image on his first try! (not many can say that). Congratulations on your success! You are todays TSS APOD winner!

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2-22-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Today we go back to one of the first nightscape images posted on TSS.

Captured by member Caddman (Glenn). The Milky Way over the Hood River, Oregon USA.

Congratulation Glenn on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD.

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2-21-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

For many of our AP'rs today's APOD is a 'way back time machine'. We all remember the early days of our AP adventure and can still feel the excitement of those first images.

Member Kerry C. (Kerry) is in this process right now!

Congratulation Kerry on having your image...

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2-20-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

The Horsehead and Flame......

Congratulations to member JohnP_1 (John) for having his great image of the Horsehead and the flame nebula selected as todays TSS APOD.

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2-19-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Congratulations to member Dragonsfire (Neil) on having his spectacular image of a partially illuminated moon, being selected as todays TSS APOD.

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2-18-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

It's always nice when you start to get the "new equipment" dialed in!

Congratulations to member STEVE333 (Steve) for having his Boogeyman Reprocess selected as todays TSS APOD.

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2-17-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Today we select a great image of Saturn for our TSS APOD.

Captured by member fattystar.

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2-16-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Sometimes it's good to go back and play with images you took a while back. Todays TSS APOD is a great example. Congratulations to member Micke187 (Mikael) for having his reprocessed version of The Rosette nebula selected!

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2-15-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Today we feature a sketch from one of our sketching artists. Member mariosi (Mario). Actually there are 3 sketches included in his post so be sure to take a look at all of them.

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2-14-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Here's a Happy Valentine's Day wish from member hectorbdn (Hector).

Congratulations on having your image selected on this special day!

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2-13-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Today we take a look at Bodes Galaxy aka M81 and a friend.

Congratulations to member UlteriorModem (Tom), for having his image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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2-12-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Today we have a 'starless' image. Sometimes experimenting can produce great results.

Congratulations to member DEnc (David) for having his Starless Andromeda selected as todays TSS APOD.

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2-10-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Today we feature a very detailed image of our moon. Captured by member Dragonsfire (Neil).

Congratulations Neil on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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2-9-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

With the right equipment dark skies and many hours of processing you can succeed in capturing spectacular images like todays TSS APOD.

Congratulations to member carastro (Carole) on having her image selected as todays TSS APOD.

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2-8-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

With the start of "Galaxy season", we present NGC7013. Captured by member jmt92130 (Jim).

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2-6-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Sometimes 'testing' can yield the best results. Todays TSS APOD is from member Hankmeister3 (Hank).

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2-5-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

It's Dumbbell day! (M27 that is....)

Congratulations to member keyroute for having his image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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2-4-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Got the Blues????

Todays TSS APOD was captured by member Benjamin (Benjamin).of SH2-308. Congratulations Benjamin on a great narrowband image!

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2-3-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Our moon seems to be a popular target right now!

With just a single image.

Congratulations to todays TSS APOD winner, Mac (Mac)!

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2-2-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Today we celebrate our closest neighbor.

Congratulations to bladekeeper (Bryan) on his quickie capture of our moon.

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2-1-2020 TTS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

We start this month off with some dark and dusty VdB76-79, IC2169 and more. Captured by member MariusD69 (Marius) over 5 hours in less that great conditions.

Congratulations Marius on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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1-31-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Congratulations to member carastro (Carole), on having her Cone & Christmas tree selected as todays TSS APOD.

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1-30-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Star Trails.

One of the best methods for amature astronomers to start imaging is to use the rotation of the earth to help capture the movement. Today we select a great example of star trails taken by member maceemiller (Carl).

Congratulations Carl!

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1-29-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

The Rosetta Nebula captured in narrowband and processed using HOS technique.

Congratulations to member TheButcher for having his image selected as today TSS APOD!

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1-28-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Today we visit the Jellyfish! Captured in narrowband with RGB stars added. This is a good example of the amount of effort and time it can take to put together a great image.

Congratulations to XCalRocketMan (Mickey) on having your "Jellyfish" selected as todays TSS APOD!

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1-27-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Today we take a look at one of the most imaged objects in the night sky. The Orion nebula. Visible to the naked eye it has always been a 'go to' for Astrophotographers. However, the brightness can also be a problem. Trying to capture the stars in the Trapezium and still get the colors and...

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1-26-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Todays TSS APOD features a photo that was a 'first time' attempt at new software. Posted by member Micke187 (Micke), a previous TSS APOD winner.

Congratulations on a great 'first attempt' on the new software! The results are spectacular!

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1-25-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

For todays TSS APOD, we visit Thor's Helmet.

This image capture as a 'First Try Ever' shows what it takes to get a deep, faint subject with narrow band filters.

Congratulations to member Astrovetteman (Tom) on his success!

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1-24-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Today's TSS APOD is of the "Monkey Head Nebula -NGC2174. Captured by member STEVE333 (Steve). Using a modified DSLR and a Astro Duo-Narrowband filter in less than ideal conditions!

Congratulations Steve on a great image!

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1-23-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Today we take a look at vdB 29 a Reflection nebula in Tarus. Captured by member bernhardhubl (Bernhard).

Congratulations Bernhard on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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1-22-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Back in the early days of TSS we had a few members testing some of the forums functions. I stumbled across this today and thought it fitting that it be todays TSS APOD.

Congratulations Lowjiber (John) for having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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Happy Birthday!!!

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1-21-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Our Photo of the Day today is from member BigKahuna (Ron). This is his recent capture of M33 The Triangulum Galaxy.

Congratulations Ron on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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1-20-2020 Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Todays TSS APOD is from XCalRocketMan (Mikey).

His capture of IC1396 (The Elephant Trunk Nebula shows what can be accomplished using a Mosaic process.

Congratulations Mikey!

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1-19-2020 TSS Astronomy Photo of the Day.

Congratulations to member jmt92130 (Jim)!

His "Bubble" image is one of the best we have seen in a while.

Here's a link to the original Topic: LINK

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1-18-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Member MariusD69 (Marius) has captured the dark and dusty lanes of M78 & NGC2071.

Congratulations Marius on having you image selected as todays TSS APOD!

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1-17-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Today we go to the moon! Member Michael Barbieri has posts 4 recent lunar images, and we had to pick just one for today! Be sure to take a look at the original topic to see the rest. LINK

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1-16-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Today's TSS APOD comes from members Astrovetteman (Tom). Tom posted an image that he took from last year that deserves credit! IC405 Starless.

Congratulations Tom on a beautiful image.

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1-15-2015 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Congratulations to member starfield (Steve) for winning todays TSS APOD on his first capture of the Rosette Nebula!

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1-14-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Today we select another great sketch by member Falcon63 (Wayne).

NGC3372 Carina captured using a combination of colored pencils.

Congratulations Wayne on having your work selected as todays TSS APOD!

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1-13-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Member Benjamin (Ben) provides us with todays TSS APOD. A beautifully detailed image of Thor's Helmet NGC2359.

Congratulations Ben!

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1-12-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Today's TSS APOD was posted by member Mickie187. The Elephant trunk nebula, captured using just a hydrogen alpha filter.

Congratulations Mickie on having your image selected as todays TSS APOD.

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1-11-2020 TSS Astrophography Photo of the Day.

KISS (Keep it Stupid Simple) is a method that I personally use quite often! For many beginning AP'rs the task at hand can be daunting. So many things have to go right and spending hours and hours capturing data can end in frustration.

Today's TSS APOD is featuring an image taken using...

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1-10-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Nightscape at Shasta Lake.

Member Metastable recently captured a few images of the night sky at Lake Shasta, Ca. Although all of them are great we picked one that was outstanding in our opinion.

Congratulations on having you image selected as todays TSS APOD.

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1-9-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Rosette Nebula, SHO.

Captured by member Baskevo (James) using narrowband filters and processing for hours James was able to produce an amazing image of NGC2237 commonly known as the Rosette Nebula.

Congratulations James for having your image selected as todays TSS APOD.

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1-8-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Todays TSS APOD is a sketch by another one of our 'artists'. Member NGC1365 (Ivan) made this great sketch using his 18" Dobsonian telescope.

Congratulations on having your sketch selected as todays TSS APOD!

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1-7-2020 TSS Astronomy Photo of the Day.

Todays TSS APOD was recommended by member Graeme 1858 and we completely agree!

Member Steve333 (Steve) has been able to capture the Spaghetti nebula with a DSLR by using 28 each exposures of 540 seconds each!

Congratulations Steve on your success of photographing a very difficult target!

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1-6-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Today we have a great example of the 'Seven sisters' aka M45. The bright blues and dusty clouds make for a great image!

Congratulations to member Juno15 (Jim) for having his example of M45 as the TSS APOD!

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1-5-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

We haven't seen many Jupiter photos lately. Member (and part of the team) JayTee posted an oldie but goodie from a few years back.

So here's the TSS APOD for today!

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1-4-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Our closest neighbor! While AP'rs have a "love / hate" relationship with the moon, it does make for a great target!

Today's TSS APOD winner has captured our moon in all it's glory!

Congratulations to member Graeme1858 (Graeme) for giving us today's APOD.

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1-3-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Member mariosi (Marios) is one of our most prolific sketchers. He has contributed many sketches to TSS in our Astronomy Sketching forum LINK.

Today we have selected as our TSS APOD one of Mario's best. M57 the ring nebula.

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1-2-2020 TSS Astronomy Photo of the Day.

M33 The Triangulum Galaxy, is the third-largest member of the Local Group of galaxies, behind the Milky Way and the Andromeda Galaxy....

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1-1-2020 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Astrophotography includes observers sketching what they see while at the telescope. (At least at TSS it does!). We have some very talented artists as part of our membership. We will be including some of those sketches as part of our TSS APOD series.

So to start the new year off right here's...

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12-31-2019 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

And for our last TSS APOD for 2019 we have selected a beautiful image of M31 the Andromeda Galaxy. Captured by member bobharmany (Bob). Bob actually captured it image a while back but was testing software and reprocessed this image.

Congratulations Bob!

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12-30-2019 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

M45 aka The Pleiades and the "Seven Sisters" is one of the brighter objects in the fall and winter sky. A beautiful star cluster with blue stars highlighted in a dusty nebula.

Todays TSS APOD by member starfield (Steve). Congratulations Steve on a great image!

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12-29-2019 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

The Horse Head nebula is a popular target for astrophotographers and also a good challenge for those doing narrowband imaging.

Today's TSS APOD is a great example of using narrowband filters to capture details.

Congratulations to member hectorbdn for being selected as today's...

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12-28-2019 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Today's TSS APOD is the Flaming Star Nebula. IC405. Captured using a mono camera using LRGB filters.

Congratulations to member chartram (Mike) for having his image selected as today's TSS APOD!

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12-27-2019 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Some of my best memories are of dark nights in open fields. The bright stars display the constellations clearly and you can just sit back and let your mind wander across the sky.

Today's TSS APOD captures one of those moments. Congratulations to member Don Quixote (Mark) for posting his...

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12-26-2019

The Flame and Horse head are a favorite winter target for Astrophotographers. Today's TSS APOD is a great example!

Congratulations to member Baskevo (James) for having his image selected as today's TSS APOD!

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12-24-2019 TSS Astrophototgraphy Photo of the Day.

When capturing a wide area of the sky, it's possible to catch objects other than what you are looking for.

Today's TSS APOD is an example of catching the Milky Way, a meteor and a busy freeway all in one exposure. Congratulations to member metastable.

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12-23-2019 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

The Orion nebula is probably one of the most captured subjects in Astrophotography. Its bright colors and texture are perfect for imagers. It's a perfect "first light" target!

Today's TSS APOD is a first light from member depratnt (Teagan). Congratulations!

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12-22-2019 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Planetary nebula can be some of the most amazing objects to image. However typically they are very small and hard to capture detail. Today's TSS APOD is from member dcrowsen (Dan) and a great example of the quality of planetary nebula that can be achieved.

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12-21-2019 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Today's TSS APOD comes from member JohnP_1 (John). It's a photo of the Triangulum Galaxy aka M33. Congratulations to John and thanks for sharing a great image!

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12-20-2019 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Today's image is an example of being able to collect image data over multiple sessions. Captured using only a Ha filter, the black and white image shows an abundance of the dusty areas of the Seagull nebula.

Congratulations to member yobbo89 (Rob).

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12-19-2019 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Todays TSS APOD is another great nightscape image, taken by member jrkirkham (Rob).

Congratulations Rob!

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12-18-2019 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Here's today TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day pick. Captured by member ic_1101 (Alex).

Congratulations on a great photo!

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12-17-2019 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Nightscape photography can be one of most rewarding ways of doing imaging. The ability to capture images that create a 'feeling' for the viewer and yet can be done fairly quick and with basic equipment.

Today's TSS APOD is a perfect example of creating an image that sets a mood....

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12-16-2019 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Today's TSS APOD is the Soul Nebula aka Westerhout 5. Located in Cassiopeia, it is another favorite for AP'rs that use narrowband filters.

Captured by member MartinF (Martin) using just Ha and O3 filters the bi color image is exceptional.

Congratulations Martin for having your...

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12-15-2019 TSS Photo of the Day.

Close up view of the surface of the moon are spectacular. The texture and shadows of the mountains and craters display a diverse terrain give astrophotographers a large supply of opportunities for great images.

Today's TSSPOD is a collection of a few perfect examples!

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12-14-2019 TSSPOD

Today's pick comes from a previous TSSPOD awardee. Member sdbodin (Steve) has posted a composite image of the quintet of galaxies. Be sure to read the information Steve provided in his post as the composite is from images taken over a 5-year period.

Congratulations Steve on having your...

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12-13-2019 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Member Hondo (Scott) has given us quite a few great images both here and on the other forum. Today we select one of the best he has posted on TSS. Scott's image of M51 taken in LRGB is one of the best!

Congratulations Scott on having your photo selected as today TSS APOD!

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12-12-2019 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

One of our members regularly posts images taken of objects that are not on the 'regular' AP list of targets. dcrowson (Dan) has been doing this for quite some time and has gathered an impressive portfolio of photos! Today we selected one of his recent works. vdB 31 + B26 + B27+ B28.

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12-11-2019 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Located in the constellation of Auriga, IC410 is a dusty emission nebula that is part of a larger star forming region. Captured in bi-color (Ha and O3) by member Micke187 this image was selected as today's TSS APOD!

Congratulations.

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12-10-2019 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Our closest star requires special tools and techniques to capture and process. But the results can be spectacular.

Right now our sun is in a quiet period, so we don't see near as many solar images being taken, with that being said, we do get a few from time to time.

Today's...

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12-9-2019 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

The Rosette nebula that we are familiar with is a popular target for AP'rs, however there is another, smaller Rosette nebula. Sh-170 is a great narrowband target to add to your list.

Today's TSS APOD is a great example of Sharpless 170.

Congratulations cmassa (Chris) on having...

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12-8-2019 TSS Astronomy Photo of the Day.

What is termed the Rosette nebula is actually a complex of NGC designations. So when you get a chance to photograph it you also include many other smaller objects. The clouds from this star nursery where stars are born is a favorite target for those who use narrowband filters.

Our pick for...

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12-7-2019 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

One of the easiest objects for astrophotographers to capture is our moon. It is large enough to view with the naked eye, and when using a telescope, can be viewed in amazing detail. Today's TSS APOD captures the surface in detail and demonstrates how great photos of our closest neighbor can be!

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12-6-2015 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

The HorseHead and Flame nebula, is one of the most popular targets for Astrophotography. The bright reds mixed with blue and the fine texture creates a great image. Plus it's easy to find and bright enough for even to most simple equipment. That being said it's also difficult to capture and...

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12-5-2019 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

Todays TSS APOD is of the very first Messier object. Yes M1 also referred to as the Crab nebula. Located in the constellation Tarus, M1 is part of the Perseus arm of the milkyway.

Congratulations to member MariusD69 (Marius) for posting todays TSS APOD!

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12-4-2019 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day

Here's todays TSS APOD! Captured by member JimMinCT back in November of this year. Using LHOO narrowband image processing he was able to capture this great image of the Cygnus Loop.

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12-3-2019 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day.

The Heart Nebula is a favorite of Astrophotographers and especially those who do a bit of narrowband imaging. Located in the constellation Cassiopeia it's glowing ionized hydrogen gas and darker dust lanes, make for a great photo.

Todays TSS APOD winner has captured those qualities.

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12-2-2019 TSS Photo of the Day!

This will be a first for TSS. Todays pick for The Sky Searchers Photo of the Day is actually a video!!!

Member Paramount (Gordon) has captured and put together a great landscape video of his recent work.

Congratulations Gordon on having your work selected as the TSS POTD!

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12-1-2019 TSS Astrophotography Photo of the Day!

NGC7814 aka The Little Sombrero Galaxy.

If you look closely you can see a number of very faint galaxies in and around NGC7814. Our thanks to Steve (member sdbodin) for posting todays TSS APOD! Congratulations on a great capture. Here's a link to the original Topic: LINK

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11-30-2019 TSS Photo of the Day!

Some of the most interesting images are of the sky and ground objects. These require as much work to capture as DSO and planetary objects. Today we would like to recognize one of those "Nightscape" images.

Titled "The leaning shed of Back Creek" captures the colorful stars...

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11-29-2019 TSS Photo of the Day.

Many of our members are just starting out with Astrophotography and have very basic equipment. Sometimes its just a 60mm inexpensive telescope and a DSLR camera they already own. Sometimes even a cell phone. While these images are often overlooked because of slight flaws or imperfections, they still...

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11-27-2019 TSS Photo of the Day

M42 the Orion nebula is probably one of the favorite nebula images for astrophotographers. It has it's challenges but is alway rewarding.

Today we feature an amazing capture by Astrovetteman

This TSS POTD was suggested by member Jockinireland (thanks for the great suggestion...

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11/26/2019 TSS Photo of the Day

Here's the winner of the TSS Photo of the Day for November 26th 2019.

This image was taken by member jerrysykes back on 10/9/2019 and was entered in the October 2019 AP contest but since we didn't have enough entries we never opened the voting. Taking an image of a fast moving...

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11-25-2019 TSS Photo of the Day

Congratulations to @frant for having his image selected as todays TSS Photo of the Day!

Here's a link to the tread: https://theskysearchers.com/viewtopic.php?f=66&t=4987

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