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Ian Regan

Ian Regan

Ian Regan hails from Plymouth, Great Britain. He has a long-time passion for astronomy, particularly for the Apollo Lunar Program and unmanned exploration of the outer planets. His biggest astronomical inspiration is the late British popularizer and TV presenter, Sir Patrick Moore. A contributor to the Apollo Lunar Surface Journal, he is also an image-processor for the forthcoming big-screen film "In Saturn's Rings."

Check out Ian's work at his Flickr and YouTube accounts:

https://www.flickr.com/photos/10795027@N08/

https://www.youtube.com/user/planetaryprobes

Latest Blog Posts

Saturn in Widescreen: The Voyager 2 Approach Movie

Posted 2015/07/07 09:18 CDT | 1 comment

Ian Regan shares his mesmerizing animated sequence of Voyager 2's approach to Saturn—and explains the process behind its creation.

Another Pale Blue Dot — Uranus Spied By Cassini

Posted 2014/04/30 06:53 CDT | 1 comment

The Cassini mission has already returned an array of images of other solar system members from Saturn orbit: Earth (and the Moon), Venus, Mars, and Jupiter. It’s time to add another world to that list!

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Latest Processed Space Images

Raw footage of Jupiter from Voyager 1

Raw footage of Jupiter from Voyager 1

Posted 2016/01/24 | 0 comments

This raw movie footage was taken by the Voyager 1 spacecraft as it raced towards Jupiter in February 1979. Clearly visible is the constantly changing attitude of Voyager's scan platform, which houses the narrow angle camera that took this particular sequence.

Telesto flyby

Telesto flyby

Posted 2016/01/18 | 1 comments

Cassini performed a distant (~14,000 km) flyby of Telesto, one of Saturn's small moons, on January 14, 2016. This animation, created using images acquired during the flyby, shows Telesto with north as up.

Calypso flyby

Calypso flyby

Posted 2015/10/20 | 0 comments

Animation showing Cassini's flyby of Calypso on February 14th, 2010. The movie is composed of 24 frames taken with the narrow angle camera (NAC).

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