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The ‘Bat’ came back

Jeff Dutton won the RASC Robotic Telescope editing contest for October 2020, with his ghoulish edit of the Bat Nebula.

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NEOWISE spectroscopy by Damien Lemay

Awarded the prize for ingenuity for the week of August 21, 2020, Damien Lemay won for his images of spectra of Comet C/2020 F3 (NEOWISE).

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The best of the Helix Nebula

Ian Barredo’s composition of the Helix Nebula has won the September 2020 edition of the RASC Robotic Telescope editing contest

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RASC Robotic Telescope Contest: October 2020

In celebration of Halloween, this month’s RASC RTScope editing contest target is NGC 6995 — the Bat Nebula, in the Eastern Veil Nebula.

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RASC Robotic Telescope Contest: September 2020

Want to put your image editing skills to the test? Do so this September in the RASC Robotic Telescope image editing contest.

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The best of Messier 82

The winner of the August 2020 RASC Robotic Telescope image editing contest is Ian Barredo, producing a clear and beautifully coloured composition of Messier 82.

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Sharpless 2-112 by Ron Brecher

Ronald Brecher has won Photo of the Week for August 14, 2020 with his image Sharpless 2-112.

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Eastern Veil Nebula by Greg Polanski

Where there’s an east, there’s a west. And both got a mention in the Photo of the Week contest for August 7, 2020.

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Comet NEOWISE by Stefanie Harron

The winner and runner-up for the week of July 31, 2020 both captured Comet NEOWISE in beautiful ways.

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