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Protogalaxy - V2
Artwork of a protogalaxy, or a primeval galaxy. These were very early, giant clouds of gas which were forming into the first galaxies. It is believed that the rate of star formation during this period of galactic evolution will determine whether a ga...
Keywords: Adobe Photoshop, astrophysics, birth, bubbles, cluster, cosmos, early galaxy, fo...

Formation of Ring Systems YT
This short film discusses how ring systems form around planets....
Keywords: 3DS_Max, Adobe After Effects, Adobe Photoshop, animation, composite, planetary r...

Formation of Ring Systems - Narrated YT
This short film discusses how ring systems form around planets, and is a composite of two shots created in 3DS Max with some stills added in. Special thanks for Jon Ramer, friend and then President of the International Association of Astronomical Art...
Keywords: 3DS_Max, Adobe After Effects, Adobe Photoshop, animation, composite, narration, ...

Molten Planet - V1
This illustration was commissioned for a press release by Richard Parker at Sheffield University in the UK. The research, which was published in Astrophysical Journal, concluded that the chance of finding Earth-like planets in their early stages of f...
Keywords: accretion, Adobe Photoshop, asteroid, birth, Blender 3D, exoplanet, formation, h...

Molten Planet - V2
This illustration was commissioned for a press release by Richard Parker at Sheffield University in the UK. The research, which was published in Astrophysical Journal, concluded that the chance of finding Earth-like planets in their early stages of f...
Keywords: accretion, Adobe Photoshop, asteroid, birth, Blender 3D, exoplanet, formation, h...

Protoplanet Collision
Astronomers using the ALMA telescope reported in 2021 the first detection of carbon monoxide (CO) gas in the terrestrial planet region surrounding a young star. Planet formation models predict that in the last stage of planetary assembly, terrestrial...
Keywords: ... Galway, gas, impact, planet, planetary formation, planetoid, press release, pro ...

Two-Step Planetary Accretion
Artwork of the formation of the Solar System, according to a new theory by Tim Lichtenberg (and others) at Oxford University. The new theory proposes that planets formed in two stages - first the inner, rocky ones, and then the outer, ice- and gas-ri...
Keywords: 3DS_Max, accretion, Adobe Photoshop, birth, disc, planetary formation, planetoid...

Planetesimals
Animation of rocky planetesimals in the solar nebula during the formation of the Solar System. The solar nebula is the disc of gas and dust that remained orbiting the Sun after the Sun's birth. Within it, dust grains clumped together and grew into sm...
Keywords: accretion, Adobe After Effects, agglomeration, animation, birth, Blender 3D, for...

Earth Then and Now
Illustration conceptualizing the formation of the Moon. The left side shows a collision between the early Earth and a smaller rocky protoplanet about the size of modern-day Mars. The right shows the Earth and Moon today....
Keywords: 3DS_Max, Adobe Photoshop, birth, collision, crescent phase, formation, impact, p...

Earth-Theia Impact - V3
... . Within weeks of the event, the debris formed a Saturn-like ring around the Earth. Later collisions in this ring led to the formation of the Moon, probably within just a few thousand years. Initially the Earth and Moon were much closer together than ...
Keywords: 3DS_Max, Adobe Photoshop, Big Splash, birth, crescent phase, formation, impact, ...

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