Category Archives: ZOOM Posts

A small collection of roughly 2-4 posts of the same object with each subsequent post even closer than the previous to point out detail.

Vela Supernova Remnant (Zoom)

Images Credit & Copyright: Credit is displayed with the individual images with links to all at the bottom of the post. The Vela Supernova Remnant is one of the truly awe inspiring locations in the southern sky. Being very large … Continue reading

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Tearing at the Heart of it all (Zoom Out)

Image Credit & Copyright: (Image 1) NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope. (Image 2) Michael Gariepy/Adam Block/NOAO/AURA/NSF. Here’s another amazing image similar in concept to the one we detailed yesterday. The colors in this image are beautiful but they are screaming of … Continue reading

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THE ROSETTE NUBULA (3 Image Zoom)

Image Credit & Copyright: Image 1: Robert Gendler: http://www.robgendlerastropics.com/RosettemegamosaicNM.html Image 2: Don Goldman & Chris Purves: http://www.astrodonimaging.com/gallery/display.cfm?imgID=273 Image 3: Rogelio Bernal Andreo: http://www.deepskycolors.com/archive/2009/12/01/widefield-Rosette-and-Cone-nebulas.html Hey all, I’m trying a new format with these zoom posts. I’m making one large post that … Continue reading

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THE BEAUTIFUL OASIS NGC 2841 (Zoom)

Image Credit & Copyright: FULL GALAXY: NASA/ESA Hubble Space telescope, Subaru telescope, Digitized Sky Survey (DSS) and Robert Gendler.  CLOSE VIEW: NASA/ESA Hubble Space telescope & the Hubble Heritage team. Here’s my all-time favorite galaxy; NGC 2841.  It can be … Continue reading

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GALAXIES UNDER HOOF (Zoom 3-3)

Image Credit & Copyright: Tom Matheson. So here’s post 3-3 for the “Galaxies Under Hoof” series and hopefully by looking at this incredible image you now get the “ZOOM” thing as we’re taking two locations (the previous two images), detailed … Continue reading

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GALAXIES UNDER HOOF (ZOOM 2-3)

Image Credit & Copyright: NASA/ESA and the Hubble SM4 ERO Team. You may be confused by the “ZOOM” thing as this image has nothing to do with the previous image but this is a different kind of “ZOOM” that you … Continue reading

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GALAXIES UNDER HOOF (ZOOM 1-3)

Image Credit & Copyright: Calar Alto Observatory/Vincent Peris/Gilles Bergond. Holidays are in full swing and you know what we need to contrast the beautiful snow covered Earth; some color!  I came across this image some time ago and thought that … Continue reading

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