Astrophotography

Missed the eclipse? Spain will have three for three consecutive years

Apr 17, 2024
Alex Baker

Did you miss last week’s total solar eclipse? Perhaps you weren’t in the right part of the world, or maybe the weather was annoyingly cloudy….

Plan ahead: Here’s the calendar of the upcoming solar and lunar eclipses

Apr 11, 2024
Dunja Djudjic

On April 8, 2024, a total solar eclipse crossed the US, Mexico, and Canada. While some of you took photos, others were “treated” to cloudy…

Photographers team up with acrobatic pilots for these epic solar eclipse photos

Apr 11, 2024
Dunja Djudjic

I feel like the recent total solar eclipse was the most photographed ever. As the photos keep coming in, some of them truly stand out…

Solar eclipse phone photography: NASA warns of fried sensors but offers an easy fix

Apr 8, 2024
Dunja Djudjic

If I only had a dime for every “how to photograph the solar eclipse with your phone” article I’ve come across these days… But they’re…

Chasing Totality: I learned these lessons for photographing a solar eclipse so you don’t have to

Apr 8, 2024
Eric Stemen

On August 21, 2017, I was greeted by my alarm clock at 6 am, and I rolled out of bed with excitement. I had been…

Astrophotographer Alyn Wallace passes away at 34

Apr 2, 2024
Dunja Djudjic

The world of astrophotography and beyond mourns the tragic loss of Alyn Wallace, a talented photographer and beacon of inspiration. He tragically passed away last…

Hubble’s ULLYSES unveils secrets of star formation in unprecedented detail

Apr 1, 2024
Dunja Djudjic

For over thirty years, the Hubble Space Telescope has been making groundbreaking discoveries that help us better comprehend the universe. Recently, a team of scientists…

Prepare your cameras for a strong aurora tonight

Mar 25, 2024
Alex Baker

If you’re in Northern Europe or North America, you might want to grab your camera tonight and step outside. Recent geomagnetic solar storms are making…

A record-breaking photo shows a supernova remnant in 1.3 gigapixels

Mar 18, 2024
Dunja Djudjic

Astronomers have unveiled a colossal image of the Vela Supernova Remnant, the breathtaking remains of a star that went supernova 11,000 years ago. This image…

Two photographers create this stunning 1.69-gigapixel panorama of annular solar eclipse

Mar 15, 2024
Dunja Djudjic

Last year’s annular solar eclipse left us with many impressions, stunning photos, and timelapse of the phenomenon. But Andrew McCarthy and Daniel Stein’s project is…