New series: The first video of every month for the next 12 months will be about our favorite objects to image in the night sky. Surprised a popular target was not mentioned? It is very likely that we chose to keep it for another month where it is higher in the sky!
See our full guide of the easiest and best Summer Astrophotography targets here:
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Galactic Hunter takes you on mysterious adventures to other worlds. Whether we are visiting planets, galaxies, nebulae, comets, or star clusters, the goal of Galactic Hunter is to teach you astronomy through one of the most rewarding hobbies: Astrophotography. Join my wife and I in our galactic adventures, and question everything you know about what lays outside of our little world.
Do not forget to vote for the next target in the comments, and visit the website where you can see a gallery of our older captures.
Thanks to Nasa/ESA/Hubble for their 3D animations.
Beginner DSLR Astrophotography Equipment Guide:
Full list of our equipment:
Below you can find our affiliate links from our partners at Oceanside Photo & Telescope.
CMOS Camera: ASI 1600MM Pro -
DSLR Camera: Canon 7D Mark II -
Telescope: Orion 8” Newtonian Astrograph Reflector -
Mount: Orion Atlas Q-G Computerized GoTo Mount -
Guiding: ZWO ASI 290MM MINI -
Coma: Baader MPCC Mark III Coma Corrector -