Thank you Doug Isherwood for sharing this image of the happy members who spent the day at the Carr Astronomical Observatory on Saturday after a very successful Star-B-Q. Stay tuned for the full report coming to our SCOPE newsletter soon.
Risa Horowitz captured this image Friday July 25 at the Carr Astronomical Observatory. From the observing pad facing south Ian Wheelband's dobsonian telescope was in fine form. Risa and Ian were joined by Blake Nancarrow.
An elephant, a bat and a squid walked into a bar... Here we have the newly discovered ( by an amateur astronomer) "squid", now known as OU4, a fragile blue OIII image enbedded in the red "bat" (Sh2-129) at the lower right.