Tag Archives: Daniel LaShomb

The Speedy Barnard’s Star

Image credit & copyright: Daniel LaShomb. Here’s an interesting star that doesn’t look like much but it’s not what it looks like, it’s what it does.  I captured this image last week and not only is this not the first … Continue reading

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Albireo the Beautiful Summer Double

Image credit & copyright: Daniel LaShomb. Here’s the beautiful Beta Cygni or as it’s famously known, Albireo that I captured last week. This incredible summer double star resides about 430 light years away in the constellation Cygnus the swan. The … Continue reading

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Total Lunar Eclipse This Week

Image credit & copyright: Daniel LaShomb & Sky and Telescope. This Wednesday, January 31 we will encounter our first eclipse of 2018 and it comes in the form of a super, blue, blood…..whatever; its a total lunar eclipse.  Just to … Continue reading

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Here Comes Tonight……

Images credit & copyright: Daniel LaShomb. On any given clear evening, while you’re facing west watching the sunset, take a moment to turn around and admire something I find just as beautiful; Earthshadow and the Belt of Venus or as … Continue reading

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Spontaneous Drive

Image credit & copyright: Daniel LaShomb. Summer is busy season at work which means I’m there way too much. It also means that its Milky Way season, so when I had a look outside at 23:00 Tuesday night to see … Continue reading

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Super Duper Supermoon?

Image credit & copyright: Daniel LaShomb. It’s been a fun year for supermoons, black and blue moons but the full moon on Monday, November 14, 2016 will be somewhat special as it will be the biggest supermoon since January 26, … Continue reading

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Pumpkins in Pittsburgh

Images credit & copyright: Me, Daniel LaShomb. Feel free to use and abuse as always with credit. I’m not entirely happy with these images but I also really like them and the idea behind it. In these images I drove … Continue reading

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