James Webb Space Telescope captures messy death of a star system

southern ring nebula image from the james webb space telescope
The Southern Ring Nebula captured by the James Webb Space Telescope (Image credit: NASA, ESA, CSA, STScI, Orsola De Marco)

Space exploration takes all of us here at Digital Camera World back to our childhood of pouring over beautiful images of planets and galaxies in astronomy books. We of course get very excited every time a new image is released from Nasa’s James Webb Space Telescope. 

A lot of incredible images have been coming from the Webb Telescope recently. Just a week ago we got a new view of Saturn’s moon Titan and its cloudy atmosphere, the most distant starlight ever seen, or stunning images of the sparkling dwarf galaxy just outside the Milky Way.

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Gareth Bevan
Reviews Editor

Gareth is a photographer based in London, working as a freelance photographer and videographer for the past several years, having the privilege to shoot for some household names. With work focusing on fashion, portrait and lifestyle content creation, he has developed a range of skills covering everything from editorial shoots to social media videos. Outside of work, he has a personal passion for travel and nature photography, with a devotion to sustainability and environmental causes.

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