ASTRO IMAGES  Copyright  By Tony Kwak in Whangarei New Zealand 2007 to 2009

Optics used;152mm f8 four element SUPER APO, 200mm, 300mm camera lenses as well as 80mm triplet APO Chinese refractors as sample of telescopes supplied.

Canon 20d, self modified with Baader CMOS filter.

Takahashi NJP Temma II mount guided by Meade DSI pro on Mitsoboshi Off Axis Guider.


Rho Ophiuchi region

Corona Australis ?

Small Magellanic cloud

M16 the Eagle nebula

M16 the Eagle nebula

M8 The Lagoon Nebula   

M8 The Lagoon Nebula   

M8 The Lagoon Nebula   

Omega Centauri or NGC 5139

M17 the Swan Nebula

Eta Carinae


NGC 1365

The Helix or NGC 7293

Trifid Nebula or M20


N11 complex

Horse Head

Comet 8P Tuttle

Lightning in Whangarei

M16 the Eagle nebula

Cats Paw or NGC 6334

Corona Australis region

M8 and M20

The LMC (Large Magellanic Cloud)

NGC3324 and NGC 3293

Moon Halo

Thors Helmet  (NGC 2359)


Lunar Eclipse

Lunar Eclipse

Our Moon

Thank you for taking the time to look at my images! Hope they inspire you in some way.

All images on this site are under copyright and may not be used without first obtaining the author's (my) permission

Cheers, Tony.


Kiwi Domes (Fantastic domes at Fantastic value)

Great Images taken by John Drummond

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