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Comet C/2014 Q2 (Lovejoy)

January 20th, 2015

Comet C/2014 Q2 Lovejoy

Comet Lovejoy, January 20th 2015, 20:00 UT+1
Location: Sandsli, Bergen, Norway. 60°18’ N, 5°12’ E, Elevation 65m.
Camera: Canon EOS40D
Lens: Canon EF 70-200 f/4.0L IS USM at 200mm (cropped 1:1)
Exposure: 15 x 180s, f4, at 1600 ISO with IDAS LPS V4 light pollution filter


Comet C/2011 L4 (PANSTARRS)

March 18th, 2013

Comet PANSTARRS

Comet PANSTARRS, March 18th 2013, 20:37 UT+1
Location: Flesland harbour, Bergen, Norway. 60°18’ N, 5°12’ E, Elevation 2m.
Camera: Canon EOS5D Mk II
Lens: Sigma 100-300mm EX APO HSM f1:4 at 250mm (slightly cropped)
Exposure: 6s, f4, at 1600 ISO

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March 13th, 2013

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Comet PANSTARRS

Comet PANSTARRS, March 13th 2013, 19:53 UT+1
Location: Fanafjell south of Bergen, Norway. 60°15’ N, 5°21’ E, Elevation 225m.
Camera: Canon EOS5D Mk II
Lens: Sigma 100-300mm EX APO HSM f1:4 with 1.4X tele-converter at 420mm
Cropped 1:1, Field size 0.8° x 0,6°
Exposure: 10 images at 1.3s, f8, at 800 ISO stacked in Photoshop CS5

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March 12th, 2013

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Comet Pan-Starrs

First glimpse of comet PANSTARRS together with new moon. The comet is the tiny dot in the upper left corner.
Location: Fanafjell south of Bergen, Norway. 60°15’ N, 5°21’ E, Elevation 225m.
March 12, 2013, 19:35 UT+1
Camera: Canon EOS5D Mk II
Lens: Sigma 100-300mm EX APO HSM f1:4 with 1.4X tele-converter at 230mm
Exposure: 1/4s, f8, at 800 ISO

Comet Pan-STARRS

Comet PANSTARRS very low on the horizon just above the clouds.
Location: Fanafjell south of Bergen, Norway. 60°15’ N, 5°21’ E, Elevation 225m.
March 12, 2013, 19:57 UT+1
Camera: Canon EOS5D Mk II
Lens: Sigma 100-300mm EX APO HSM f1:4 with 1.4X tele-converter at 420mm (sligthly cropped)
Exposure: 6s, f8, at 800 ISO

 


 

Comet 103P Hartley 2

Picture of Comet 103P/Hartley 2

Picture of Comet 103P Hartley taken at Mjølfjell in Voss, Norway. October 10, 2010, 20:56 UT+2
Camera: Canon EOS5D Mk II
Telescope: Borg 101ED refractor with f4 reducer
Exposure: 300 sec, f4, at 1600 ISO
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Bilde av Komet 103P Hartley tatt på Mjølfjell i Voss.
10. Oktober 2010, 20:56 UT+2
Camera: Canon EOS5D Mk II
Teleskop: Borg 101ED refraktor med f4 reducer
Eksponering: 300 sek, f4, ved 1600 ISO
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Animasjon

Animasjonen viser kometens bevegelse i et tidsrom på 1 time og 15 minutter


Comet 17P Holmes

Picture of Comet 17P/Holmes

Picture of Comet 17P Holmes taken at Sandsli outside Bergen, Norway. December 17, 2007, 22:01 UT+1
Camera: Canon EOS20D
Lens: Sigma 100-300mm EX APO HSM f1:4 at 300mm
Exposure: 24 x 100 sec, f6.3, at 400 ISO, aligned and stacked in DeepSky Stacker.
The picture of the moon is taken the same evening at same focal length and overlaid to show the proportions..
The composite picture has been cropped corresponding to a focal length of approx. 430 mm.
Bilde av komet 17P Holmes tatt på Sandsli utenfor Bergen. 17 desember 2007, kl 22:01 lokal tid.
Kamera: Canon EOS20D
Objektiv: Sigma 100-300mm EX APO HSM f1:4 ved 300mm
Eksponering: 24 x 100 sec, f6.3, 400 ISO, staket i DeepSky Stacker.
Bildet av månen ble tatt samme kveld med samme brennvidde, og er kopiert inn ved siden av kometen for å vise størrelsesforholdet.
Bildet er beskjært og utsnittet tilsvarer en brennvidde på 430 mm.

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Comet C/2006 P1 McNaught

Photo of Comet McNaught

Picture taken at Sandsli outside Bergen, Norway. January 10, 2007, 17:14 UT+1
Camera: Canon EOS20D
Lens: Sigma 100-300mm EX APO HSM f1:4  plus Sigma EX APO 2X Tele Converter  (400mm)
Exposure: 1/2 sec, f8, at 200 ISO, 9 exposures stacked usnig K3CCDTools

Bilde tatt på Sandsli utenfor Bergen. 10 januar 2007, kl 17:14 lokal tid.
Kamera: Canon EOS20D
Objektiv: Sigma 100-300mm EX APO HSM f1:4  pluss Sigma EX APO 2X Telekonverter  (400mm)
Eksponering: 1/2 sek, f8, ved 200 ISO, 9 eksponeringer stacket i K3CCDTools

Photo of Comet McNaught

Picture taken at Sandsli outside Bergen, Norway. January 8, 2007, 17:03 UT+1
Camera: Canon EOS20D
Lens: Sigma 100-300mm EX APO HSM f1:4  plus Sigma EX APO 2X Tele Converter  (600mm)
Exposure: 1/8 sec, f8, at 800 ISO, 12 exposures stacked usnig K3CCDTools

Bilde tatt på Sandsli utenfor Bergen. 8 januar 2007, kl 17:03 lokal tid.
Kamera: Canon EOS20D
Objektiv: Sigma 100-300mm EX APO HSM f1:4  pluss Sigma EX APO 2X Telekonverter  (600mm)
Eksponering: 1/8 sek, f8, ved 800 ISO, 12 eksponeringer stacket i K3CCDTools

Photo of Comet McNaught

Same picture as the first, but this version have been stretched in Photoshop.

Samme bilde som øverst, men noe mer strukket i Photoshop.

Photo of Comet McNaught

This picture shows one single exposure. It has not been processed in any way. The field is approx. 2x1.3 degrees.

Bildet viser en enkelteksponering, ubeskåret og ubehandlet (ca 2x1,3 grader felt)


Comet C/2006 M4 SWAN

Comet SWAN

Picture taken at Sandsli outside Bergen, Norway. October 10, 2006, 21:38 UT+2
Telescope: Vixen R200SS
Camera: Canon EOS20D
Exposure: 20 sec at 800 ISO, 4 exposures stacked

Comet C/2006 M4 SWAN

Comet SWAN

Picture taken at Sandsli outside Bergen, Norway. October 10, 2006, 22:25 UT+2
Telescope: Vixen R200SS
Camera: Canon EOS20D
Exposure: 20 sec at 800 ISO, 5 exposures stacked

Comet Schwassmann Wachmann Fragment C

Comet Schwassmann Wachmann  

Picture taken at Sandsli outside Bergen, Norway. April 21, 2006, 00:15 UT+2
The bright star is Alpha Corona Borealis
Telescope: Vixen R200SS
Camera: Canon EOS20D
Exposure: 30 sec at 800 ISO, 14 exposures stacked

Comet Schwassmann Wachmann - wide field

Comet Schwassmann Wachmann

Picture taken at Sandsli outside Bergen, Norway. April 21, 2006, 00:15 UT+2
The bright star is Alpha Corona Borealis
Camera: Canon EOS20D
Lens: Sigma 100-300mm EX APO HSM f1:4 at  300mm f 4
Exposure: 30 sec at 800 ISO, 7 exposures stacked



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