Is Astrophotography Easy?

This is a question many people wishing to enter the hobby might ask. The answer is not as straightforward as it seems, but generally, it...

Best DSLR for Astrophotography

Like many people, I use a DSLR for astrophotography. There are alternatives such as a dedicated electronic astrophotography camera but these are often much more...

Markarian’s Chain

About 6 months after starting my adventure into astrophotography I came across an interesting winter target, Markarian’s chain, and thought it would be very cool...

How to Stretch an Image in Photoshop

One of the first things you will need to learn and master before you are able to process astrophotography images is how to stretch an...

How Much Is a Telescope?

Telescopes use lenses and mirrors to collect and focus light from distant objects such as planets, the Moon, and the stars. Astrophotographers use them to...