Clear Skies for Astrophotography

Orion Astroview 6: Equipment Spotlight [Moving Prime Focus]
I moved prime focus without cutting the OTA (Optical Tube Assembly) on my Orion Astroview 6 telescope. Huh? How? No
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Bahtinov Masks 2
Bahtinov Mask: Equipment Spotlight [Focus]
There are numerous objects in the night sky. Using a telescope brings them into view but how do you bring
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Canon EOS XTi: Equipment Spotlight [DSLR Camera]
The Canon EOs XTi joins my astrophotography family. I started using my Google Pixel Really Blue to photograph night sky
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2019 Total Lunar Eclipse [Astrophotography]
Total Lunar Eclipse The total lunar eclipse was beautiful! I took more than 500 pictures of this event to create
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Smartphone Astrophotography Challenges [Obstacles]
What Smartphone Astrophotography Obstacles? I’ve been “Missing In Action” with my smartphone astrophgraphy for many months now. Let me tell
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Clear Skies

Astrophography is the passion of Kevin Francis and certainly can be seen throughout this site.  After all you’re here because it’s a passion of yours.  Enjoy and above all, clear skies!

Treasures of the Universe

Astrophotography allows Astronomers, both professional and amateur, to share what they view with you.  In essence the treasures of the universe are so vast, that I cannot list all here.  From time to time, astronomers discover something hidden.  What I can do is utilize my experiences and photos to introduce others to some of these treasures or ignite their passion in Astronomy.

My astrophotography tools: