Some deep space images from our backyard in Livermore California

Whirlpool Galaxy (M51A and M51B) 7x600 sec. exposure



Whirlpool Galaxy (M51) 6x600 sec. exposure



Ring Nebula (M57) 12x60 sec. exposure



Hercules Globular Cluster (M13) 14x60 sec. exposure



Ring Nebula (M57) 15x120 sec. exposure



Dumbbell Nebula (M27) 10x300 sec. exposure



The Lagoon Nebula (M8) 60 sec. exposure



Crab Nebula (M1)



Orion Nebula (M42)


Orion Nebula (M42-M43)





Crab Nebula (M1) 17x5 min. exposure



Ring Nebula (M57) 6 min. exposure