22nd of June 2019 - Rho Ophiuchi region - author Mateusz Windak

And again, together with our astrophotographers, we return to one of the most beautiful regions of the sky - the Rho Ophiuchi area. This time with Mateusz Windak, whose widefield picture shows all the nuances of color and the multitude of forms of the region's objects. A great photo, which is worth spending a lot of time exploring every part of it. Mateusz took this picture in the Bieszczady Mountains, in Bukowiec. Optics: Samyang 135 f / 2; camera: Nikon 750 mod; mount: Ioptron Skytracker Pro.

Polish website inspired by the NASA Astronomy Picture of the Day and European Astronomy Picture of the Day services. Its main purpose is to promote native amateur astrophotography.
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