Awards and Publications:

2017

  • Astronomy Magazine's "Picture of the Day". Moon, Venus, and Mars Conjunction - February 28th, 2017
  • Milky Way over Arches National Park. Astronomy Magazine. March 2017 issue, page 70.

 

2016

  • Amateur Astronomy Picture of the Day. "Skyfall". January 15th, 2016.

Amateur Astronomy Picture of the Day 1.15.2016Amateur Astronomy Picture of the Day 1.15.2016

USPS Postage Stamp - National Park Service 2016 Centennial CollectionUSPS Postage Stamp - National Park Service 2016 Centennial CollectionMy photograph of star trails and aurora over Mount Rainier was selected as a US Postage Stamp.

http://about.usps.com/news/national-releases/2016/pr16_029.htm


2015

Amateur Astronomy Picture of the Day 5.22.15Amateur Astronomy Picture of the Day 5.22.15My image titled "Appalachian Mountain Observatory" received Amateur Astronomy Picture of the Day on May 22nd, 2015.
http://Amateur Astronomy Picture of the Day

Amateur Astronomy Picture of the Day 7.28.2015Amateur Astronomy Picture of the Day 7.28.2015

  • NASA Astronomy Picture of the Day (APOD). "Skyfall" - August 25th, 2015

NASA Astronomy Picture of the Day 8.25.2015NASA Astronomy Picture of the Day 8.25.2015

Astronomy Magazine Picture of the Day 9.24.2015Astronomy Magazine Picture of the Day 9.24.2015

Nature Friend Magazine ArticleNature Friend Magazine ArticleHere is a column I wrote for Nature Friend Magazine how I took my Perseid Meteor and Milky Way photo over Mount Rainier. The article was published in their October 2015 Study Guide.

  • EarthSky.org "Today's Image" recipient on November 30th, 2015

EarthSky.org "Today's Image" Recipient for November 30th, 2015EarthSky.org "Today's Image" Recipient for November 30th, 2015


2014

 

Nature Friend Magazine Article PublicationNature Friend Magazine Article PublicationHere is a column I wrote for Nature Friend Magazine how I took my Rise of the Summer Milky Way panorama. The article was published in their October 2014 Study Guide, and my image was selected as the centerfold.

 

  • Amateur Astronomers Association of Pittsburgh Kevin J. Brunelle Astrophotography Contest November, 2014 Stellar Category: 2nd place for "Rho Ophiuchi Mosaic"
  • Amateur Astronomers Association of Pittsburgh Kevin J. Brunelle Astrophotography Contest November, 2014 Stellar Category: 3rd place for "Imaging under the clouded Milky Way"
  • Astronomy Magazine's "Picture of the Day" Rho Ophiuchi Mosaic - December 4th, 2014

Astronomy Magazine Picture of the Day Recipient 12.4.2014Astronomy Magazine Picture of the Day Recipient 12.4.2014My image of the Rho Ophiuchi Region taken May 31st, 2014 received Astronomy Magazine's Picture of the Day.

Here is the link to my image on Astronomy.com
http://astronomy.com/photos/picture-of-day/2014/12/rho-ophiuchi-region

Here is the main image on my site
http://matthewdieterich.zenfolio.com/p28115804/h2d1a0f3b#h2d1a0f3b


2013
 

  • Amateur Astronomers Association of Pittsburgh Kevin J. Brunelle Astrophotography Contest November, 2013 Solar System Category: 1st place for "Comet PANSTAARS"

AAAP 2013 ContestAAAP 2013 Contestn November 2013 I received first place in the Solar System Category, and tied for third place in the Galaxy and Stellar Categories at the Amateur Astronomers Association of Pittsburgh annual astrophotography contest with the following images.

Follow the link to see the image of the Milky Way from Spruce Knob, West Virginia.

http:/​/​matthewdieterich.​zenfolio.​com/​p28115804/​h660ce1ef#​h660ce1ef

Follow the link to see the image of "Astro-Camping".
http://matthewdieterich.zenfolio.com/p28115804/h660ce1ef#h293bd65e

Follow the link to see the image of Comet PANSTARRS
http:/​/​matthewdieterich.​zenfolio.​com/​p410460649/​h5aea4c54#​h5aea4c54

  • Amateur Astronomers Association of Pittsburgh Kevin J. Brunelle Astrophotography Contest November, 2013 Stellar Category: Tied 3rd place for "Milky Way"

AAAP 2013 ContestAAAP 2013 Contestn November 2013 I received first place in the Solar System Category, and tied for third place in the Galaxy and Stellar Categories at the Amateur Astronomers Association of Pittsburgh annual astrophotography contest with the following images.

Follow the link to see the image of the Milky Way from Spruce Knob, West Virginia.

http:/​/​matthewdieterich.​zenfolio.​com/​p28115804/​h660ce1ef#​h660ce1ef

Follow the link to see the image of "Astro-Camping".
http://matthewdieterich.zenfolio.com/p28115804/h660ce1ef#h293bd65e

Follow the link to see the image of Comet PANSTARRS
http:/​/​matthewdieterich.​zenfolio.​com/​p410460649/​h5aea4c54#​h5aea4c54

  • Amateur Astronomers Association of Pittsburgh Kevin J. Brunelle Astrophotography Contest November, 2013 Galaxy Category: Tied 3rd place for "Setting Milky Way"

AAAP 2013 ContestAAAP 2013 Contestn November 2013 I received first place in the Solar System Category, and tied for third place in the Galaxy and Stellar Categories at the Amateur Astronomers Association of Pittsburgh annual astrophotography contest with the following images.

Follow the link to see the image of the Milky Way from Spruce Knob, West Virginia.

http:/​/​matthewdieterich.​zenfolio.​com/​p28115804/​h660ce1ef#​h660ce1ef

Follow the link to see the image of "Astro-Camping".
http://matthewdieterich.zenfolio.com/p28115804/h660ce1ef#h293bd65e

Follow the link to see the image of Comet PANSTARRS
http:/​/​matthewdieterich.​zenfolio.​com/​p410460649/​h5aea4c54#​h5aea4c54


2012

Astronomy Magazine Picture of the Day RecipientAstronomy Magazine Picture of the Day RecipientMy image of the Great Andromeda Galaxy (M31) taken October 11th, 2012 received Astronomy Magazine's Picture of the Day.

Here is the link to my Andromeda image.

http:/​/​matthewdieterich.​zenfolio.​com/​p138982922/​h493702F8#​h493702f8


2011

Universe Today publicationUniverse Today publicationUniverse Today published my image and description of the Sadr Region September 19th, 2011.

http://www.universetoday.com/88667/astrophoto-sadr-region-by-matthew-dieterich/

Amateur Astronomers Association of Pittsburgh Astrophotography ContestAmateur Astronomers Association of Pittsburgh Astrophotography ContestIn November 2011 I received first place in two out of three categories at the Amateur Astronomers Association of Pittsburgh annual astrophotography contest with the following images.

Follow the link to see the image of the Great Orion Nebula.
http:/​/​matthewdieterich.​zenfolio.​com/​p514416461/​h76839E7#​h76839e7

Follow the link to see the image of our Milky Way.
http:/​/​matthewdieterich.​zenfolio.​com/​p28115804/​h2333C40#​h2333c40