The ‘Bat’ came back

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

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).

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

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.

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.

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.

Sharpless 2-112 by Ron Brecher

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

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.

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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