Jun 052016

I haven’t had many opportunities to image Mars this year, as it’s been very low in the sky and the weather here in the eastern U.S. has been very rainy and turbulent (typical of an El Nino year).  Here are two images taken recently, however.  The first shows the Elysium region and bright spot that […]

Apr 252016
Jupiter -- April 18

I’ve taken a lot of data over the past week, although not much of it was very interesting due to poor imaging conditions (lousy seeing, passing clouds, etc.)  Here are two shots from April 18.  There was a period of fairly good seeing early in the session when these were taken.  The seeing deteriorated later, […]