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Moon Up Close with Panasonic LX3 P&S Digital

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#1 Rat8bug

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Posted 17 March 2009 - 09:03 AM

An LX3 Point and Shoot 10mp camera was afocal to an Apex 127 telescope, see: http://www.barrie-tao.com/apex127.html

Camera attached using Panasonic LA4 46mm adapter tube, Bowers 46-37mm step ring, and Scopetronix 37-28mm step ring, and Scopetronix 14mm WA eyepiece. All shot in RAW mode, daylight, Manual focusing. Single shot images.

http://www.pbase.com...image/110320120

http://www.pbase.com...image/110320140

http://www.pbase.com...image/110320144


Ciao...Barry

#2 LeedsGreen

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Posted 18 March 2009 - 04:54 PM

Barry,

Some great afocal shots there, particularly polar region with Clavius taking centre stage. Have you tried Registax yet? Even if you only stacked ten images, the increase in clarity and reduction can be is amazing.

Regards,

Nick






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