The core of the Milky Way rising over Church Bay, Bermuda - June 2018
Twilight moonset & stars over Kielder Water, Northumberland
Wide-field of Cygnus & Vulpecula showing bright stars Deneb and Albireo as well as the North America Nebula (NGC 7000), the Eastern Veil Nebula, M39, the Coathanger Cluster, NGC 6940 and IC 1318
The Milky Way over Exmoor National Park, Somerset - August 2016
The 'horns' of Taurus the bull, showing Aldebaran, the Taurus Molecular Cloud, the Hyades & Pleiades (M45) star clusters, NGC 1647 and NGC 1746
The North America Nebula (NGC 7000), the bright star Deneb and nebulosity around the star Sadr
The summer Milky Way, airglow and Mars over the Pyrenees mountains - July 2016
Orion and Sirius through trees during astronomical twilight
Moonlit star trails around the North Celestial Pole
Twilight star trails over Dartmoor National Park - 17 June 2017
Milky Way starfields from the Lagoon & Trifid Nebulae (M8 & M20) toward the Swan & Eagle Nebulae (M17 & M16). Also shown are the star clusters M21, M23, M24, M25, M18, NGC 6604 & NGC 6645.
The Scutum Star Cloud showing M26 & the Wild Duck Cluster (M11) - 25 August 2016
The Moon and stars over the Bronze Age hut circles at Grimspound, Dartmoor
The winter contellations of Orion & Taurus over Exmoor National Park (including the bright stars Betelgeuse, Rigel, Aldebaran and the Hyades & Pleiades star clusters.)
Wide view of the Great Rift (dark dust lanes) running through the Milky Way - Exmoor National Park, Somerset - August 2016
The Summer Triangle, Cygnus Rift & Milky Way star fields through a tree canopy
The Zodiacal Light emerging out of the twilight glow over Exmoor National Park - 26 February 2019
The Summer Triangle (asterism made from bright stars Altair, Deneb and Vega) and the Milky Way star fields
The central region of the Milky Way showing many Messier objects including: the Lagoon & Trifid Nebulae (M8 & M20), M24, M28, M22, M25, M23, M17 & M16. Below centre are the open star clusters M7 & M6.
Milky Way dust lanes & star fields with Barnard's 'E' and the bright stars Altair and Tarazed
The Cygnus Rift appears through a gap in a tree canopy - Exmoor National Park. View includes constellations Lyra, Cygnus, Sagitta & Vulpecula as well as the Garnet Star (Mu Cephei).
The constellations Perseus, Cassiopeia & Triangulum rising over Exmoor National Park, UK. Also show are the galaxies M33 & M31 (the Andromeda Galaxy).
The Andromeda Galaxy with M32 & M110 (right) and the Triangulum Galaxy (left) over Dartmoor - December 2016
The Milky Way star fields around Ptolemy's Cluster (Messier 7). Also shown are: the Cat's Paw Nebula, NGC 6357, the Butterfly Cluster (M6), NGC 6383, NGC 6416 & NGC 6425
The constellation of Canis Major showing the brightest star in the night sky (Sirius). Also visible at centre is the open cluster Messier 41.
The summer Milky Way emerging out of the twilight over Exmoor National Park, UK - 4 August 2018
Hookney Tor and the Bronze Age hut circles at Grimspound, Dartmoor, bathed in moonlight
The Milky Way rising over the English Channel from the coast of South Devon
The Zodiacal Light at the end of astronomical twilight - 9 February 2018
Wide-field showing the constellations Delphinus and Sagitta as well as Altair and Tarazed in Aquila (below centre). Also visible is the Dumbbell Nebula (M27), the Coathanger Cluster and Barnard's 'E'
The Coalsack Nebula, southern hemisphere Milky Way, Centaurus, Lupus, Musca, Circinus, Crux and the globular cluster Omega Centauri (NGC 5139)
The constellation of Orion, the Hunter, showing the bright stars Betelgeuse and Rigel as well as Orion's Belt and Sword and the Orion Nebula (M42)
Star trails around the north celestial pole and Polaris
Milky Way dust lanes & the Scutum Star Cloud with the open clusters M11 (the 'Wild Duck' cluster), M26, NGC 6664 & 6649
Dark dust lanes (including the Cygnus Rift) meandering through the Milky Way & the Summer Triangle (made of the bright stars Altair, Deneb and Vega).
The Cepheus & Cassiopeia section of the Milky Way over Dartmoor. Also in shot are (at left) the Andromeda Galaxy (M31) and the Triangulum Galaxy (M33) as well as (at top) the Double Cluster in Perseus
The winter Milky Way with Orion, Taurus (including the Hyades & Pleiades star clusters), Auriga and the bright star Sirius
Moonlit trees with star trails
The Summer Triangle (made up of the stars Vega, Deneb & Altair) over the Jurassic Coast cliffs at Charmouth, UK.
The constellations of Pegasus and Andromeda over Exmoor (also showing the galaxies M31 and M33)
Stars and silhouettes by moonlight - Exmoor National Park, UK
The constellation Scorpius with Saturn and the bright star Antares. Also shown is the Pipe Nebula at upper left.
The Milky Way rising over the English Channel from the south coast of Devon - May 2018
Wide-field image showing the constellations Sagitta, Vulpecula & Lyra. Also visible are the Coathanger Cluster/Brocchi's Cluster, Albireo and the Dumbbell Nebula (M27)
Polar startrails (including the Plough and Polaris)
The summer Milky Way, the Lagoon Nebula and the open clusters M6, M7, M23 and M25
The Zodiacal Light over Somerset, UK. Also visible are the Andromeda Galaxy (top right), the Pleiades star cluster (top left) & Mars (centre) - 30 January 2019
The constellation of Coma Berenices and the star cluster Melotte 111 (at right)
The constellations of Aries and Triangulum showing the Triangulum Galaxy (M33) and NGC 752
The Galactic Centre setting over the hills of Exmoor, with the Lagoon and Trifid Nebulae (M8 & M20) and the globular clusters M22, M28, NGC 6553 & 6544 (single exposure)
The summer Milky Way (with green airglow at right) over the Pyrenees mountains - July 2016
Crux, the Coalsack Nebula, the Carina Nebula and the stars Hadar and Rigil Kent
Star trails over Exmoor National Park
The Milky Way over Ballinskelligs Beach, Kerry, Ireland during astronomical twilight - 25 August 2016
Mars, mountains & a hint of the Milky Way at twilight - Pyrenees mountains, July 2016
Orion over Exmoor National Park, UK - view includes the bright stars Betelgeuse, Rigel, Sirius and Procyon.
Dark skies over Galloway Forest Park
The constellations of Ophiuchus (the Serpent Bearer), Serpens Cauda (the Serpent's Tail) & Serpens Caput (the Serpent's Head).
Celestial silhouettes - dust lanes and dark nebulae towards the heart of the Milky Way
Orion and Taurus (with the Hyades & Pleiades star clusters) over a moonlit, snowy, Dartmoor National Park, Devon.
The Zodiacal Light over Exmoor National Park, UK - 26 February 2019
The Pleiades star cluster (M45) & the California Nebula along with dark dust & gas clouds in Taurus
The Plough and pointer stars with Ursa Minor and the pole star Polaris.
Star trails around the north celestial pole during astronomical twilight - 24 July 2017
The constellations of Cepheus and Cygnus (showing Deneb and Albireo) over the Jurassic Coast cliffs at Charmouth, UK. Mu Cephei, The Garnet Star, is just left of centre.
The constellation of Lyra with the bright stars Vega & Epsilon Lyrae.
Sirius - the brightest star in the night sky - shining through snow clouds over Dartmoor National Park, Devon.
The Milky Way over Exmoor National Park, UK.
The summer Milky Way with the beginning of twilight - 23 June 2015
The constellation of Auriga and the bright star Capella as well as the open clusters M36, M37 and M38
Mirach and the Andromeda Galaxy (M31)
The constellations Orion and Taurus over Exmoor National Park including the bright stars Betelgeuse, Rigel and Aldebaran as well as the Hyades & Pleiades star clusters
The constellations of Corona Borealis & Boötes
Stars over a moon-lit Bronze Age hut circle at Grimspound, Dartmoor
The constellation of Cassiopeia among the star fields of the Milky Way, showing the Double Cluster (NGC 869 & 884) and M31
The constellation Ursa Minor with the bright star Polaris and the North Celestial Pole
The summer Milky Way from Sagittarius to Cygnus with soft bands of airglow
The Plough asterism, part of the constellation Ursa Major
The constellation Gemini with the bright stars Castor and Pollux
The region around the 'tail' of Scorpius showing Ptolemy's Cluster (M7), the Butterfly Cluster (M6), NGC 6124 and the Prawn Nebula (IC4628)
The constellation of Sagitta and (at right) the Coathanger asterism. At top left is the Dumbbell Nebula (M27)
The constellations Pegasus, Pisces, Lacerta, Andromeda (with M31), Triangulum & Aries