Category Archives: ME vs. ……….

In this category I display one of my astrophotos side by side with a major space or land based telescope. Images of mine will be anywhere from 20 seconds to one or two minutes in exposure time in order to give you a “feel” for what you may see through the eyepiece of a backyard telescope vs. the incredible images rendered by the “Big Toys.”

ME vs. HUBBLE: M13 HERCULES CLUSTER

Image Credit & Copyright: NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope on the left and mine is on the right (obviously).  CLICK image for larger view and look below for information and related links. OK, this is round FOUR in the “ME vs.” … Continue reading

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ME vs. CHANDRA & HUBBLE: M51 WHIRLPOOL GALAXY

Image Credit & Copyright: NASA Chandra X-ray Observatory & Hubble Space Telescope on the left and mine is on the right (obviously).  CLICK image for larger view and look below for information and related links.   OK, this is round … Continue reading

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ME vs. THE HUBBLE SPACE TELESCOPE (Round 2)

ME vs. THE HUBBLE SPACE TELESCOPE (Round 2) Image Credit & Copyright: Hubble & Me. CLICK image for larger view and see below for links and info. WARNING: Do NOT Try This At Home! May result in horrible feelings of … Continue reading

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M1 CRAB NEBULA; HUBBLE vs. MY 8 INCH CELESTRON.

M1 CRAB NEBULA; HUBBLE vs. MY 8 INCH CELESTRON. Photo By: NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope and ME! I had a talk with someone recently who was extremely disappointed after buying a telescope for the first time. He was so excited … Continue reading

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