m42

On the galactic beach

The “Orion Nebula” is famous for its high star formation activity. Thousands of young stars crowd together in it, most notably the four young giant stars forming “Trapezium.” This nebula can be said to be…


The M42 on an old slide

Yesterday I bought a slide film scanner. With at least twenty billion slides it’s hardly feasible to scan them all, but at then again I do have the means to scan and make digital pictures…