Astronomy Consultant, Science Writer for ESA,FRAS,@faulkestel Program Manager, Visiting Lecturer UCGLAM, R&D Tester,Used to work with Ultravox.
Icehunters are getting the KBO's we at @faulkestel are nailing the comets and NEO/Main belt @lcogt new comet 2day
This one is faint...really faint,Single 20 minute sub on Abell39 Planetary Nebula - OIII filter/CS5 coloured
SN2011DH taken with NB filters - HA/OIII ATik 4000CCD crop - V band filter on diff run at Mag 13.6
When is a comet...not a comet - Mag 21.5 object - 2011 MM4 : @Faulkestel North 21x60s SDSS R'band 7 x60s V band
Presenting the snappily named mag 18 BZ57727 a new NEO detected June 29th and confirmed today by @faulkestel
Another image from June 25th - Lumenera Skynyx 2-1m, no feather on spicules/surface this time - Solar H-Alpha PST80
Coronado PST80 at F25 - Solar H-Alpha image June 25th 2011 - Lumenera Skynyx 2-1m CCD/Registax 6/CS5 mono process
Shockwave Animation of 2011MD moving through the sky
Want to see the orbit of the new minor planet we picked up on June 10th? Here she is courtesy of a good mate!
Animation crop of the new minor planet detected during run on @Faulkestel yesterday. MPC submission sent
Supernova SN2011DH on two dates in June, showing change from Magnitude 14 to approx Mag 12.4
"Two SN's in one day...tum tee tum tee tum" - Sounds like a song by my fave band
Bullseye - M51 supernova satellite...
Crikey it's busy up near M51.. This is 20 mins of subframes, stacked to show the satellites
Messier 51 image showing the region where the supernova is - ED80/Atik 314L CCD Taken a few years ago from home
To give you some idea of the scale I am imaging at...here's the full frame (subframe) - Messier 51/Atik 4000CCD/300s subs/CLS filter
Messier 51 live from the coalface (subframe) - Inset is image I took a few years back = TMB105 F6.2/Atik 4000CCD
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