What can you see in the sky? Are there any exciting things to see? Here I show my latest astrophotos. I would like to invite you to visit the gallery to see more pictures. Most of them were taken in Austria, some also in Namibia.
NGC 7331, also known as Caldwell 30, is an unbarred spiral galaxy about 48 million light-years away in the constellation Pegasus. It was discovered by William Herschel in 1784. NGC 7331 is the …
NGC 7814 is a spiral galaxy in the constellation Pegasus about 50 million light-years away. The galaxy can be seen from Earth edge-on. It is sometimes referred to as "the little sombrero", …
I had my first contact with astronomy at the age of 14. At that time I visited the public observatory in Traiskirchen and was fascinated by the telescopes and the night sky at first sight.
My interest in astrophotography became apparent after a short time. At that time I made my first experiences with taking pictures of celestial objects. A few years later the digital revolution "took place" and new and unimagined possibilities opened up in astrophotography. A lot has changed since then. I am currently operating my remote observatory in Styria. At regular intervals I "treat myself" to a bit of variety and take pictures under the perfect sky in Namibia.
In any case, astronomy and astrophotography is one of the most interesting and fascinating hobby ever.