Astronomy and Astrophotography by Michael Booth. I live in the north of Tasmania, Australia and in the breaks between the cloudy days and nights I sometimes get out to indulge my passion recording the sights in the night sky.
Far Off Globular Clusters M69 and NGC6652 and Bright Nearby Foreground Stars
Two globular clusters, bottom right is M69 at 29000 light years distant, and at 34000 light years NGC6652 at top left. The bright stars in the image range from just 400 to 1300 light years distant.