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Photo of the Day

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.

Here's a link to the original topic: LINK

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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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