Exploding galaxy back from the print shop:

Just got back the Big Amateur Telescope’s shot of that exploding galaxy M82 and its evil buddy (whose proximity is triggering the explosion) M81. I’ve discovered (thx Cathrin) a company in London which can print onto Kodak metallic paper which is really...

We bagged RIPPLES IN SPACE!

This is a 5 month timelapse of Hubble’s variable nebula. Pretty astonishing innit! And a testament to the power of us AMATEURs when we band together. Well done BAT members. This makes me very...

When Storm Barra killed my Tak: video clip

This clip is taken from the latest astrobiscuit video: The Ultimate Travel Telescope. Patrons can watch the full video now. https://www.patreon.com/posts/66076899 https://video.wixstatic.com/video/9429d3_28b6c4ee505d4db3ab01e80ca9dec5bd/1080p/mp4/file.mp4The full...

The all new QHY533M: Review

Summary: All round great cooled astrophotography camera; super sensitive, supersonically low read noise, no amp glow, no dew problems and much cheaper than its bigger brother the QHY268 because it has a smaller 1” sensor. Affiliate Link: $1159.00 from High Point...

Best beginners telescope? The Svbony SV503 review:

Everyone on Amazon who reviews Svbony’s 80mm ed refractor seems to love it. So I’m excited to try out the SV503 (thx Tyson) as it could be a a contender for the best beginners telescope for astrophotography. Rosette Nebula shot in just 2.5 hours with the SV503...

CURRENT BAT TARGETS + MEETING TONIGHT 9pm UTC

Finally we’ve had some clear nights and the data is rolling in. Here is some of the data members have submitted for our current crop of targets; M82- the Cigar Galaxy – it’ll be interesting to see if lucky imaging can boost the resolution of this...

Its nearly Astrophotography Question Time!

Thurs 30th Dec (tomorrow!) at 9pm (3pm CST) our stella line up of Astro-Stars answer your questions LIVE on the astrobiscuit discord stage: https://discord.gg/mGfJS9SuKx Find out more about the astrobiscuit discord server here: https://www.astrobiscuit.com/discord...

What is the best beginners astrophography rig?

Now this is a question for the noob and seasoned nerd alike because the best beginners astrophotography rig is basically a travel rig and its essential for old astrofarts like myself to have a great little travel rig… Travel rigs aren’t just for when you’re...