i am a 31 year old astronomer from the uk . i started out in astronomy from scratch in september 2006 and have recently got into astrophotography , currently working my way through deep sky objects unless the moon is up and then that puts another dampner on things , its quite hard in the uk to do this kind of hobby due to the weather and also living in Manchester the light pollution is awful ,

anyway i hope you enjoy viewing my images and i am always looking for new ways to improve them

clear skies

3rd rock

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light pollution problem

well after finally managing to get some longer exposures running the other night with the help of the guide camera i have come across the problem of light pollution creeping into the images if they are are of a low altitude , this is really annoying as there is very little i can do about it , on the refractor i have a broadband light pollution filter which works up to about 3 minutes exposure len…
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