Postcards from the Australian Outback

All the following pictures were taken last July 2007 from Meeline Station, Mount Magnet, Western Australia, with a SBIG STL-11KC2 fitted with an Optec HaLRGB filterset, through a Pentax SDHF-75 (used with a 0.72 RCO in same cases), all mounted on a Sphinx SXD mount on July 2007. Click on the thumbnails to enlarge the images.

Large Magellanic Cloud

Helix Nebula

Omega Centauri

Eta Carinae

Running Chicken

Centaurus A


Carina Complex

M8 & M20

Tarantula in Ha

Eta Carinae in Ha

Rho Ophiuchi