Halifax RASC now has Astroimages for Sale

Need a gift for that special someone or that loved one who is hard to buy for? How about an unframed 8"x10" colour print of an astroimage?

RASC Halifax Centre astroimagers have provided their favourite photos for purchase as part of the ongoing fundraising efforts for improvements to the St. Croix Observatory. Thank you to contributors Jerry Black, Jason Dain, David Hoskin and to Blair MacDonald (contributor and Chair, SCO Fund Development Committee).

$ 400
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$ 200
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Oct 2, 2021
This needs updating to represent the current value.

How do I place an order for one of these treasures?

1. Choose one or more of the photos below.

2. In your e-transfer notes section or in a letter attached to your cheque if mailed in, be sure to identify the photo(s) you wish to obtain, the number of copies desired for each, plus your name and mailing address with postal code.

3. Submit your payment of $30.00 per photo (includes taxes and shipping) by cheque or e-transfer to our Treasurer: 

  1. By cheque: Mail your cheque to:
       RASC Halifax Centre
       PO Box 31011
       Halifax, NS B3K 5T9

2. By e-transfer: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

Can I pick up my order?

By default, your order will be mailed to the address you provide with your payment. However, Halifax Centre is providing a mechanism for you to pick up your order. Include the request for pick-up with your e-transfer or mailed-in order. To facilitate contacting you regarding pick-up, be sure to include your email address or phone number with the request.  You may also send a separate request for pick-up to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and arrangements will be discussed.

(Photos are the copyrighted property of the photographers. Permission to use any of their photos for other purposes must be obtained from the photographer.)

#01: Crescent Nebula  - Blair MacDonald

#02: M27  - Blair MacDonald

#03: M13  - Blair MacDonald

#04: M33  - Blair MacDonald

#05: M31 Andromeda Galaxy  - Blair MacDonald

#06: NGC 6960  - Blair MacDonald

#07: NGC 7000 Mosaic  - Blair MacDonald

#08: Wizard Nebula  - Blair MacDonald

#09: Heart Nebula  - Jerry Black

#10: Comet C2020/F3 NEOWISE  from Kejimkujik site 15 - Jerry Black

#11: Heart Nebula Core  - Jason Dain

#12: Milky Way Bridge Foreground  - Jason Dain

#13: Milky Way Bayswater  - Jason Dain

#14: Milky Way Pollys Cove  - Jason Dain

#15: Milky Way Swiss Air Tree  - Jason Dain

#16: Pleiades, Oct. 2020  - Jason Dain