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Sunday, May 11, 2014

Heart Nebula, an animated zoom in series to the Melotte 15

I have shot many targets with several focal lengths.
Due to that, I'm able to publish some of my material as an image sets, with different field of view and detail levels.
The fractal nature of our universe stands out nicely by this way and it will make the orientation more easy.

An animated zoom in series to a Melotte 15 cluster

An animated GIF, 1,9MB

A closeup picture of Melotte 15 in the heart of the Heart Nebula

More info and the technical details HERE
Buy a photographic print from HERE

A collection of  Heart Nebula images HERE

An experimental 3D-study of the Melotte 15

More animations and info can be seen HERE

A study about the apparent scale in the sky
Note. an apparent size of the Moon is marked as a circle.
Moon has an angular diameter of ~0,5 degrees, that's ~30 arc minutes.

Click for a large image

1 comment:

Stephen Chu said...

This is freaking the greatest space photogaphy thing I have ever seen.