Russell Croman Astrophotography  

 

 

Popular Photographs

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The Colors of the Moon

The Great Orion Nebula
in Mapped Color

The Lagoon Nebula
in Mapped Color

The Pelican Nebula
in Mapped Color

Nebula NGC 2170

The Eagle Nebula
in Mapped Color

The Whirlpool Galaxy

The Lagoon Nebula

The Leo I Dwarf Galaxy

Supernova Remnant IC 443

The Bubble Nebula
in Mapped Color

Spiral Galaxy M81

The Sun and the Moon

Planetary Nebula PK 164+31.1

The Perseus Galaxy Cluster

Mountains in the Mist
(Color)

The Hercules Galaxy Cluster

Spiral Galaxy M66

Spiral Galaxy NGC 4565

The Road to the Texas Star Party

Nebula NGC 281
in Mapped Color

Spiral Galaxy NGC 5033

The Andromeda Galaxy

The Horse Head Nebula
and NGC 2023

van den Bergh 152/Cederblad 201

The Great Orion Nebula

IC 1396
in Mapped Color

Hickson Compact Galaxy Group #44

Spiral Galaxy NGC 7331

Jupiter, the Moon, and the Beehive Cluster

The Triangulum Galaxy

The Fox Fur Nebula

Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 2903

The Pleiades (M45)

The Tadpole Nebula

The Merope Nebula

Saturn

Spiral Galaxy NGC 3628

The Eagle Nebula

The Coma Galaxy Cluster

Chaotic Galaxy M82

Jupiter
16 March 2003

Globular Cluster NGC 6366

The Witch's Broom Nebula

The Tadpoles

The Crab Nebula

The Flaming Star Nebula

Spiral Galaxy M77

The Moon and Jupiter over Austin

Spiral Galaxy M106

The Antennae

Galaxy Cluster Abell 194

The Aristarchus Plateau

The Cone and Fox Fur Nebula Region

The Eagle Nebula
in Mapped Color

The Veil Nebula Complex
in Mapped Color

Spiral Galaxy M74

The Elephant's Trunk Nebula

The Great Hercules Cluster

The Rosette Nebula
in Mapped Color

NGC 7000 and IC 5070
in Mapped Color

Spiral Galaxy M104

The Black Eye Galaxy

Reflection Nebula NGC 1977

The Iris Nebula

The Dumbbell Nebula

Mountains in the Mist
(B/W)

Mars
25 July 2003

October 2004 Total Lunar Eclipse

Jupiter
2 May 2004

Venus
6 May 2004

The Full Moon

Horse Head and Flame Nebulae

Crater Clavius

Spiral Galaxy NGC 891

The Moon and Mars
17 July 2003

The Eagle and Swan Nebulas
in Mapped Color

The Bubble Nebula

The Swan Nebula
in Mapped Color

The Rosette Nebula

Reflection Nebula M78

NGC 6520 and Barnard 86

Open Cluster M46
and Planetary Nebula NGC 2438

The Cocoon Nebula

Spiral Galaxy M101

The Intergalatic Wanderer

Spiral Galaxy NGC 253

The Wild Duck Cluster (M11)

The Ring Nebula

The Sunflower Galaxy

Galaxies M81, M82 and NGC 3077

The Trifid Nebula

Earthshine

Galaxies M65, M66 and NGC 3628

Mars
18 July 2003

Spiral Galaxy M100

The Sun in Hydrogen-alpha
30 May 2003

The Eagle and Swan Nebulas
in Hydrogen-alpha

The Beehive Cluster (M44)

22% Waxing Moon

The Swan Nebula
in Hydrogen-alpha

The Eskimo Nebula

Spiral Galaxy NGC 2841

The Lagoon and Trifid Nebula Region

Mars
28 August 2003

Crater Plato & The Alpes Range

The Great Orion Nebula
in Hydrogen-alpha

Spiral Galaxy M65

Globular Cluster M2

Crater Archimedes and The Apenninus Range

Globular Cluster M5

The Eagle Nebula
in Hydrogen-alpha

The Cone Nebula

The Swan Nebula

The Rosette Nebula
in Hydrogen-alpha

Mare Humorum

The Double Cluster in Perseus

The Crescent Nebula

X-Class Solar Flare: 27 May 2003

The Sun in Hydrogen-alpha
12 July 2003

Globular Cluster M10

The Dumbbell Nebula

Globular Cluster M53

Globular Cluster M3

Mars
18 June 2003

The Sun in Hydrogen-alpha
28 May 2003

Horsehead and Flame Nebulae
in Hydrogen-alpha

Mars
14 July 2003

Active Region 375
8 June 2003

Globular Cluster Omega Centauri

Dust in the Rosette Nebula

The Little Dumbbell Nebula

Open Cluster M37

Thor's Helmet
in Hydrogen-alpha

IC 1396
in H-alpha

Active Regions 375 and 377
9 June 2003

Globular Cluster M72

Active Region 380
9 June 2003

Globular Cluster Palomar 2

Crater Kepler

Globular Cluster M92

The Veil Nebula Complex
in Hydrogen-alpha

Globular Cluster M12

Globular Cluster M15

The Cocoon Nebula
(in Hydrogen-alpha)

The Cone and Fox Fur Nebula Region
in Hydrogen-alpha

The Sun in Hydrogen-alpha
5 June 2003

55% Waxing Moon

Craters near Mare Nubium

Dust Clouds in the Rosette Nebula

The Dumbbell Nebula
in Mapped Color

68% Waxing Moon

The Crescent Nebula
in Hydrogen-alpha

Mares Imbrium and Frigoris

Crater Tycho and Rays

Shickard/Schiller Area

The Sun in Hydrogen-alpha
14 May 2003

Sinus Iridum and Crater Herschel

The Dumbbell Nebula
in Hydrogen-alpha

77% Waxing Gibbous Moon

The Sun in Hydrogen-alpha
19 May 2003

The Sun in Hydrogen-alpha
23 May 2003