Joe Cauchi's Photo Gallery


Object: "47 Tucanae" - Globular Cluster in Tucana
Exposure: 8 x 8 second sub frames
Processing: Processed in CCD Stack and a slight curves adjustment in Photoshop
Equipment: SBIG XMC 4000 single shot colour CCD camera through a 16" f/4.5 Newtonian telescope
Location / Date: Wiruna, Ilford, NSW - 2009


Object: M83 - Face-on Spiral Galaxy in Hydra
Exposure: 15 X 4 minute sub frames
Processing: Processed in CCD Stack and a slight curves adjustment in Photoshop
Equipment: SBIG XMC 4000 single shot colour CCD camera through a 16" f/4.5 Newtonian telescope
Location / Date: Wiruna, Ilford, NSW - 2009


Object: NGC 2362 - Compact Open Cluster around the star Tau Canis Majoris
Exposure: 8 x 2.5 minute sub frames
Processing: Processed in CCD Stack and a slight curves adjustment in Photoshop
Equipment: SBIG XMC 4000 single shot colour CCD camera through a 16" f/4.5 Newtonian telescope
Location / Date: Wiruna, Ilford, NSW - 2009


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Object: M9 & B46 - Globular cluster and dark nebula in Ophiuchus.
Exposure: 2 x 25 minutes.
Location / Date: Wiruna - 2007.

Object: M16 (Eagle Nebula) - Emission nebula in Serpens
Exposure: 3 x 25 minutes.
Location / Date: Wiruna - 2006.

Object: M100 - Small face-on spiral galaxy in Virgo.
Exposure: 2 x 25 minutes.
Location / Date: Wiruna - 2007.

Object: N70 (LMC) - A faint bubble nebula in the LMC.
Exposure: 4 x 30 minutes.
Location / Date: Wiruna - 2006.

Object: NGC 55 - An edge-on galaxy in Sculptor.
Exposure: 3 x 20 minutes.
Location / Date: Wiruna - 2006.

Object: NGC 2997 - A bright face-on spiral galaxy in Antlia.
Exposure: 3 x 20 minutes.
Location / Date: Wiruna - 2006.

Object: NGC 3199 - A diffuse nebula in Carina.
Exposure: 3 x 25 minutes.
Location / Date: Wiruna - 2006.

Object: NGC 5139 (Omega Centauri) - King of the Globular clusters.
Exposure: 2 x 17 minutes.
Location / Date: Wiruna - 2007.

Object: NGC 6164 & 65 - A bipolar nebula around a Wolf-Rayet star in Norma.
Exposure: 2 x 25,1 x 30 minutes.
Location / Date: Wiruna - 2006.

Object: NGC 6357 - A emission nebula in Scorpius.
Exposure: 2 x 25 minutes.
Location / Date: Wiruna - 2007.

Object: The Pleiades (The Seven Sisters) in Taurus.
Exposure: A mosaic of 2 images each 2 x 25 minutes.
Location / Date: Wiruna - 2006.

Object: NGC 3324 & WR 23
NGC 3324 is a bright nebula on the northwest edge of the Eta Carina nebula
The arc shaped nebulosity is Anon (WR 23) that is involved with the Wolf-Rayet star WR 23
Exposure: 2 x 25 minute exposures, stacked in RegiStar and processed in Photoshop 7 using curves and levels and slight colour adjustment.
Location / Date: Wiruna - - July, 2005

Object: M8 - Lagoon Nebula
Exposure: 1 x 30 min.on Fujichrome Provia 400F film, using a 16 inch F4.5 Newtonian
Processing: Processed in Photoshop 7..
Location / Date: Wiruna - July 2004

Object: M20 (Trifid Nebula) - Emission and Reflection nebulosity in Sagittarius.
Exposure: 3 x 20 minutes.
Location / Date: Wiruna - 2007.

Object: NGC 1977 - A reflection nebula in Orion.
Exposure: 2 x 20,1 x 8 minutes.
Location / Date: Wiruna - 2006.

Object: NGC 3576 & 3063 - Star cluster and nebulosity in Carina.
Exposure: 2 x 25 minutes.
Location / Date: Wiruna - 2006.

Object: M 65 & M66 & NGC 3628.(The Trio in Leo) - Bright galaxies in Leo.
Exposure: 3 x 20 minutes.
Location / Date: Wiruna - 2007.

Object: NGC 1365 - A bright face-on spiral galaxy in Hydra.
Exposure: 2 x 20,1 x 35 minutes.
Location / Date: Wiruna - 2007.

Object: M 83 - Bright face-on galaxy in Hydra.
Exposure: 1 x 30,2 x 25 minutes
Location / Date: Wiruna - 2005.

Object: NGC 253 - A bright Edge-on spiral galaxy in Sculptor.
Exposure: 2 x 20, 1 x 35 minutes.
Location / Date: Wiruna - 2006.