Monthly Archive: May 2014


Red Moon Rising – 17/05/2014

The other night, I was privileged to see one of the most incredible moon rises I’ve ever cast eyes upon. A few astronomer friends and I were at Western Heights in Dover at the...


Saturn and Mars – 14/05/2014

Had a pretty good planetary imaging session last night.  I managed to grab my first Saturn of the year.  Despite still being fairly low down in the sky at the time it was visible to...


The Lunar X and V – 06/05/2014

Here is a lunar image I captured using my Starwave 102ED, and the Canon 1100D on 6th May.  This shot is unusual in that it shows two optical illusions that only appear for a...