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I took this picture of Comet 103p/Hartley on the morning of October 8th as it passed almost in front of the Double Cluster.

I took this picture of Comet 103p/Hartley on the morning of October 8th as it passed almost in front of the Double Cluster.

A seriously intense thunder storm rolled through this evening.

A seriously intense thunder storm rolled through this evening.

It’s not as good as some of my earlier images of Jupiter but I like it because it shows the Great Red Spot and Red Jr. (aka Oval BA).

The bubble is faint but almost perfectly circular in this picture

Wavelet image sharpening allows one to achieve image resolution twice as good as the Rayleigh criterion would suggest.   Here’s an example based on a recent image of Jupiter I took with my 3.5” aperture Questar.

Jupiter at 2am this morning

Jupiter at 2am this morning

In Thailand, customers are greeted by Ronald McDonald with a wai instead of a wave.

In Thailand, customers are greeted by Ronald McDonald with a wai instead of a wave.

Sunrise at Dusit Resort

More Dusit…the pool is nice too.

More Dusit…the pool is nice too.