LMC very low on the horizon, and the "writer" Luigi
Luigi with LMC and SMC
LMC and SMC with Milky Way at right (Southern Cross near the horizon, Alpha and Beta Centauri above)
Lorenzo and Luigi under the Magellanic Clouds
"Our" Fornax 51 observatory at Sunrise, with the Moon
Sunrise with the Fornax 51 observatory and Moon
Lorenzo and Giosuè at Sunrise
Pentax 75 astrograph at Sunrise with the Moon
Pentax 75 at Sunrise
"Our" 510 mm dobsonian, with Lorenzo, Marco and Giosuè
Giosuè looking at the Magellanic Clouds, with the Fujinon 25x150 binoculars
Back view of the Taka FS152 refractor in the Fornax 51 observatory
Above: Luigi, Hansjorg, Lorenzo, Emmanuele. Below: Giosuè, Marco.
Naked eye observing the pitch black sky
Milky Way above the palms
Group shot under the Milky Way: Lorenzo, Emmanuele, Luigi, Giosuè and Marco.
Please note: this is not a composite, but a simple single shot with a Canon EOS 550D, tripod, 15 mm lens, 30 s exposure. Ligh is provided by a small flashlight.
Marco with "his" dobson
Giosuè looking at the dob
Marco on the ladder to the stars...
Group shot with the dobson, Magellanic Clouds and Milky Way
Milky Way above the palms of the farm
Fornax 51 observatory with Orion rising and LMC
Writings under the Fornax 51 observatory
Giosuè in "his" observatory
Lorenzo and Giosuè in the Fornax 51 observatory
Magellanic Clouds above the savannah
Luigi is always writing...
Moon setting above the farm and tired observers...
...very tired, but always ready to observe
Windhoek lights are very dim on the NW horizon.
Luigi at the G11 mount
Marco always observing at the dob
Naked eye observing is alwais a pleasure...