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THIERRY LEGAULT
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2019: Die neueste Ausgabe von Astrofotografie wurde gerade auf Deutsch veröffentlicht!
2019: The last edition of Astrophotography released in German!

Recent images and videos My best images and videos
       
2019 July 2nd: double eclipse from Argentina

APOD (Astronomy Picture of the Day), August 5th!
February 2011:
the shuttle mission STS-133 (Discovery) in 3D video

First and only ground-base image of astronaut in spacewalk by amateur telescope!
       
May 2019 : visit of the astronauts training center in Houston and meeting with 3 astronauts:

Donald Pettit, Steve Bowen and Thomas Pesquet
Indonesian volcanoes time-lapses, night and day
       
Norway January 4 2019, geomagnetic storm G1 (Kp5): our most beautiful northern lights in 6 years in real time video!
July 8th 2013:
The New Moon crescent

World record!
       
Iceland, March 2019: photos of the mount Kirkjufell, day and night Spain, May 16th 2010:
Atlantis and the ISS in front of the Sun
       
January 21st 2019: the lunar eclipse from the Sully bridge, near Notre-Dame de Paris

...and a transit of the ISS just 2 hours before the eclipse
Switzerland, May 22nd 2010:
Atlantis and the ISS in front of the Sun
       
High resolution solar granulation animation and pictures,
August 2018
Iridium flares in real-time -
       
Lunar transit of the ISS
Expedition 50 with French astronaut Thomas Pesquet

Florida, May 2009:
the shuttle Atlantis and the Hubble space telescope photographed for the first time in front of the Sun!
       
July 26th 2018 : the 4 bright planets (Venus, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn), the Moon and the ISS filmed over Los Angeles June 2013:
Double transit of the Chinese Space Station
Tiangong-1 and Shenzhou-10
       
 The Moon in August 2016:
the largest and sharpest quarters ever!
21 July 21st 2011:
STS-135 (Atlantis),
the last images of a space shuttle in orbit!
       
- November 3rd 2017: the full Moon rises over the Empire State Building, New York Spy satellites (X-37B, Keyhole, Lacrosse)
       
- June 3rd 2017: passage of the SpaceX CRS-11 Dragon filmed over France Florida, May 2009:
The launch of Atlantis

The last Hubble servicing mission!
       
-  January 31st 2018: the lunar eclipse over Singapore bay Two shadows in front of the Moon: the solstice 2010 eclipse over Mont-Saint-Michel and a transit of the ISS
       
-  May 2017: the ISS marathon (4 passages in 1 night) Gathering of Venus and the Moon
       
- Philadelphia, May 9th 2016:
solar transits of Mercury with the ISS and a plane
Juin 27th 2005:
Exceptional gathering of Venus and Mercury
       
- Astronomy in Puerto Rico: one night at the bioluminescent bay and a visit to the Arecibo radiotelescope Passage of the comet SW3 near M13
       
The Geminids 2005 in real time with Sony 7S The solar flares of June 6, July 13 and 14 2005
       
- September 28th 2015:
transit of the ISS during the lunar eclipse
Solar activity on May 1 2005
       
- Lunar images of September 2015 The transit of Venus of June 8 2004
       
- Lunar images of August 2015 The transit of Mercury - images and animations
       
High resolution H-alpha solar images
with C11 HaT telescope
The annular eclipse of October 3 2005
       
- August 21st 2015:
transit of the ISS in front of a solar prominence
The lunar eclipse of November 9 2003
       
- Very large prominences of April, May and September 2015 Comet Machholz and the Pleiades on January 7 2005
       
- Mai 13th 2015:
Iridium flare over Jupiter
Mars on 08/20/2003
       
- Spain, March 20th 2015:
transit of the ISS during the solar eclipse
Saturn with a webcam on 01/05/2003
       
September 2014:
the ISS and the European cargo ATV-5
The total solar eclipse of June 21 2001 from Angola
       
    The crash of the comet SL9 on Jupiter in July 1994
       
    NASA Astronomy Picture of the Day 01/29/01:
a plane in front of the Sun!
       
    September 17th 2006:
Transit of ISS and Atlantis in front of the Sun
       
    The occultation of Saturn of April 16 2002