Lune

Fr : Mosaïque de photos prises avec un Nikon Coolpix P5000 mis en afocal derrière un téléscope "Celestron C8" de 2000 mm de focale équipé d’un oculaire de 40 mm de focale. En : Mosaics of photos taken with Nikon Coolpix P5000 put in afocal behind a telescope "Celestron C8" of 2000 mm focal distance equipped with an eyepiece of … Read More

Luna / Moon / Lune

Lugar / Place / Lieu: Cagua, Estado Aragua, Venezuela. Telescope Hokenn, diameter: 130 mm, focal: 650 mm, eyepiece 20 mm (32,5x), camera: Panasonic Lumix TZ3; 1x.

Baader Planetarium Hyperion 8mm-24mm stop Zoom Telescope Eyepiece

New Mark III Model. High performance, incredibly sharp zoom eyepiece. Hyperion Phantom Group multi-coatings. 50- to 68-degree field of view. Includes both 1.25- and 2-inch barrels. Product Features New Mark III Model High performance, incredibly sharp zoom eyepiece Hyperion Phantom Group multi-coatings 50- to 68-degree field of view Includes both 1.25- and 2-inch barrels

Vixen 39207 NPL 25mm Telescope Eyepiece

The 2-group 4- element PLOSSL series eyepieces offer flat and clear images with good color correction. Size: 31.7mm Product Features Twist-up eye cup Apparent FOV: 50 Deg. Eye Relief: 19.5mm Weight: 1300g/4.59 oz.

rosette60min_30fr_ps50crop

Reprocessed version of the Rosette Nebula. Capture date: November 3 Scope: Equinox 80mm Apo @ f5 (0.8X WO flattener) Mount: HEQ5 unguided Camera: Modified Canon 350, ISO800, IDAS LPS P2 filter Exposure: 60 minutes, 30x120sec lights, 12 darks, 10 flats Conditions: average seeing, good transparency Processing: stacked in DeepSkyStacker, processed in PS CS2

M42 Orion

My first photo on C-6/S GT focus It´s not so good but … I´m so happy!

Watching Over LA

I’ve gone back and forth on whether or not to explain the reason behind the young lady’s sad demeanor in this photo. I’m deciding against it as I think that a good photograph tells a story, but also leaves the viewer asking questions. (She’s difficult to see in the thumbnail. View it large to get the full picture. No pun…) … Read More

saturn-stack-gimped

Saturn, 7 frames manually stacked using The GIMP. I wasn’t certain Registax was lining the frames up accurately, so I did it myself here. I don’t think I did noticeably better. Which is good to know, since Registax can do it a lot faster. Compare

Jupiter outbreak spot 22:24UT 11/14/10

Rushed out when the sun went down to try and get the outbreak/revival spot transitting. Seeing was not good, mirror wasn’t cool and I was imaging over top of the house. Still was able to get a blob out of it :) Celestron C6-N SPC900NC webcam 2x + 3x barlows stacked

LEGO Play and Build Remote Pirates of the Caribbean for Wii

Bring a world of swashbuckling imagination to life with the LEGO Pirates of the Caribbean Play and Build Remote for Wii.Completely Customizable. Trick out your LEGO Pirates of the Caribbean Play and Build Remote with the included Buildable Battery Cover, 31 Mini LEGO tiles and LEGO Tile Separator. Bricks and Tiles (not included) to create something completely new. Construct a … Read More