That's some quality work. Can't wait to hear the results of your experiments!
Beautiful image. You're doing great work with that REDCAT :D
Hi, all. Venus and Neptune will make an extremely close conjunction on January 27, less than a quarter of a degree apart! The pair will be about a...
After a couple of weeks of clouds and rain, the sky finally cleared and I had an opportunity to take some new photos of the Orion Nebula for 2020....
Clouds took over but I managed to get a cool shot of a refraction ring around the first full moon of the 2020s. Couldn't see the penumbral eclipse...
Thanks, Ed. I'm leaning toward the 2019 image because of the texture, color, pinpoint stars and Trapezium, and the 2018 image is close behind. I...
Here is shot of the waxing gibbous moon as it crosses the Winter Circle/Hexagon/Sacred Hoop this month. The moon will cross this region again on...
Since 2018 I have been taking prime focus astro photos of M42 (Orion Nebula) with my Nikon D3200 and Orion 127 Mak-Cass. Here is the series so...
Thanks for the clarification and info, Ed. Makes a lot of sense :)
Thanks, Ed. It's a very scenic and peaceful location. My lady friend and I started going there this year and I sometimes steal away and go there...
I couldn't resist photographing the beautiful elevating Goddess of Love as she looked down over Lake Tobesofkee this Christmas Eve!
Hi, Kiwi! Welcome to AC!
I never considered a focusing eyepiece holder. It really makes a significant difference?
Great report, Mak. Thanks for such a thorough comparison. It'll be interesting to hear about your experience with Sirius B :)
BTW, did you hear about Meade filing for bankrupcy?...
Good things come to those who wait ;) Baader is no joke. Can't wait to hear about your adventures with it.
King Cepheus, Queen Cassiopeia, Princess Andromeda, and Perseus in the sky tonight!
It's been ages since I've seen Thunderbirds. I'll have to look up Life on Mars. You can't beat the old shows ;) Why is the site so buggy right now?
OMG! The Mick Jagger cracked me up but the "speeding up" clip had me rolling! He did that so well, haha!
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