Thebacha and Wood Buffalo Dark Sky Festival August 2017

16th Annual SkyNews Editors' Choice

Photo of the Week Contest

Astrophotographers! Send us your best astrophotos! You could win in one of four categories, or you could be the grand prize winner, selected from all the categories.

Enter today . . . and every week!

Blog Archives

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Jupiter and the Great Red Spot by Steve Platsis

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Gamma Cygni Nebulosity by Barry Schellenberg

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Great Globular M13 by Oleg Bouevitch

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Full Moon Over Parliament Hill by Joe Bonner

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Summer’s Veil by Benoit Gagnon

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Kejimkujik Milky Way by Dave Chapman
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Deep Swan by Martin Palenik
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Full Moon Over Baie-Atibenne by Yanick Bouchard
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Readers’ Choice Gallery

Each and every week we post an outstanding shot captured by a Canadian imager. Now it’s your turn to pick the best of the best. Read more ›

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North America Nebula by Marc Ricard
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A Pink Moonset by Gerry Kaiser
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Dusty Pleiades by Nigel Mayes
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16th Annual
Photo of the Week
Categories and Prizes

Grand Prize
GRAND PRIZE
Advanced VX 8-inch EdgeHD Schmidt-Cassegrain telescope
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Meade StarNavigator NG Mak
Category: Best Lunar, Planetary or Solar Photo
Prize: StarNavigator NG 125mm Maksutov telescope, mount and tripod
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Mallincam Prize
Category: Best Deep-Sky Image
Prize: MallinCam UNIVERSE colour CCD camera
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Category: Best Tripod-mounted or Tracker Photo
Prize: Sky-Watcher Star Adventurer Astro Bundle (Telescope and tripod not included)

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Category: Readers’ Choice Award
Prize: iOptron SkyGuider Pro camera mount

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