Monday, July 31, 2017

Perseid Meteors over Turkey [1536 × 1024] via /r/spaceporn

We had some rather heavy airglow in NSW, Australia last week. Here's what the sky looked like. [1920x1013] via /r/spaceporn

Sunrise Through the Solar Arrays [4928×3280] via /r/spaceporn

Mt. St Helens from Johnston Ridge(1628 x 2048) via /r/spaceporn

Cloudy skies - This image is based largely on observations from the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS). Based on data from the MODIS, MOPITT, MISR, ASTER, and CERES science teams. [3351 x 2280] via /r/spaceporn

The Nebular Blob in N214C [1228 x 1193] via /r/spaceporn

Milky Way over the Texas desert [2999 x 1436] via /r/spaceporn

The space shuttle Endeavour is seen at launch pad 39A at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida. [2634 x 3485] via /r/spaceporn

The Sky Over O.S.A Lake in Killarney Provincial Park, Ontario (1616x1080) via /r/spaceporn

Sunday, July 30, 2017

The Milky Way Shines Bright Over Suburban Massachusetts, Ipswich MA [OC][5301x3532] via /r/spaceporn

Carina and the Coalsack Nebulae from Chile - Single long-exposure shot [Pentax K-50 | Pentax SMC-A 50mm F2 (fully opened @ 22 secs)][OC][4928 × 3264] via /r/spaceporn

Milky way rising over some light pollution. Southern New Hampshire [1080x1620] (OC) via /r/spaceporn

Full moon rising behind Schreckhorn from Grindelwald, Switzerland creating an incredible view on a cloudy night. (SLIGHTLY photoshopped to bring out some light...)[OC] [5472x3648] via /r/spaceporn

Vast Star-Forming Region 30 Doradus [2508 × 1790] via /r/spaceporn

Aurora Borealis over Quebec, Canada . . . Photographed by Jocelyn Blanchette [2520 x 3780] [OS] via /r/spaceporn

A Total Eclipse at the End of the World [650 × 459] via /r/spaceporn

Friday, July 28, 2017

Aurora Slathers up the Sky [4928 × 3280] via /r/spaceporn

My very first astrophotograph! [OC] [4592 × 3448] via /r/spaceporn

Silhouette and The Milky Way. [OC] 6000x 4000 via /r/spaceporn

The Space Shuttle Discovery approaches the International Space Station for docking [1920 x 1271] via /r/spaceporn

Space Shuttle Atlantis' STS-135 mission launched from Launch Pad 39A at Kennedy Space Center on July 8, 2011. STS-135 was the last Space Shuttle mission. The crew of four delivered supplies to the ISS. [2832 x 3540] via /r/spaceporn

W. M. Keck Observatory, Hawaii, USA: Telescopes use "their adaptive optics lasers to map the paths of stars around the black hole in the center of the Milky Way galaxy...The small gap in the lasers occurred because they had to shut off for a minute to avoid blinding a passing satellite." [1600x1067] via /r/spaceporn

A giant, sparkling cluster of about 3,000 stars called Westerlund 2 [6000 x 4800] via /r/spaceporn

The milky way shot that got me 100,000 in a few days (VR 360 in comment) [OC] [2048x1024] via /r/spaceporn

Noodle Mosaic of Saturn [5001 × 5301] via /r/spaceporn

Thursday, July 27, 2017

"Void" - Some Milky Way art courtesy of the incredible Cape Cod, MA shoreline [OC][2048x1638] via /r/spaceporn

108 Moons 108 Suns 108 Earths [1220x754] via /r/spaceporn

The Soyuz MS-01 spacecraft launches from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan [3403 x 3568] via /r/spaceporn

My first shot at the Milky Way panorama! [6874x4235] via /r/spaceporn

First attempt at shooting the Milky Way - Belleplain State Forest, New Jersey [4608x3456] via /r/spaceporn

Milky way behind Mt Rainier [5670 x 3785] [OC] via /r/spaceporn

Silhouetted over Earth, the International Space Station (ISS) is seen in a configuration in October of 2000 [3072 x 3072] via /r/spaceporn

The Milky Way burning bright and rising over Lake Heron, New Zealand [1280x1920] [OC] via /r/spaceporn

When the moon sets and the Milky Way rises - somewhere in New Zealand [OC] [4752 x 1901] via /r/spaceporn

This is the place where I'm going to work for a few months [OC] [4752 x 2376] via /r/spaceporn

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

A Sagittarius Triplet [2048 × 1934] via /r/spaceporn

Thor's Helmet [1280x1222] via /r/spaceporn

We took two speedlites to the sky at 1/1 power! [OC] [OS] [3774x4350] via /r/spaceporn

Anti-ballistic missile test over China: "What started unexpectedly with an unusual bright spot on the horizon quickly changed into a droplet-shaped bubble that rapidly grew in size and altitude," writes photographer Christiaan van Heijst. [1200 x 799] [OS] via /r/spaceporn

One of the spookiest shots I've ever taken, here is the Milky Way rising up through a crumbling building in southern Wisconsin [4256x2832][OC] via /r/spaceporn

I thought the cargo freighter out at sea would ruin my shot - instead, it looks like the Milky Way is pointing straight at it - taken at Taylor's Mistake, New Zealand [1263x2600] via /r/spaceporn

The Soyuz MS-01 spacecraft launches from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan [4170 x 3280] via /r/spaceporn

Panoramic view of the WR 22 and Eta Carinae regions of the Carina Nebula [4000 x 1948] via /r/spaceporn

Milky Way over the Mount Laguna FAA ARSR-4 radome (Radar Dome) [2000 x 1000][OC] - Vertical Panorama via /r/spaceporn

The Milky Way over Monument Valley [2048 × 1267] (See link inside for labels.) via /r/spaceporn

Tuesday, July 25, 2017