Imaging the Skies with the TV-85: Mike Broussard

Comet Lovejoy (clockwise from top left: 1/19/15, 1/25/15, 2/7/15, & 2/20/15) with link to animation.” by flickr.com user Mike Broussard licensed by All rights reserved.

Aquamarine “cotton balls” and “tadpoles” with sinewy tails┬ácross a star-filled night-sky. That can be your initial impression of Mike┬áBroussard’s comet-loaded flickr photostream. His recent images include the passage of comet Johnson, 41P/TGK, PanSTARRS, & Lovejoy. ┬á(The greenish comet color is provided by the glow of ionized cyanogen and diatomic carbon shed by the comet.) ┬á Continue reading “Imaging the Skies with the TV-85: Mike Broussard”