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Jupiter Io Oct 23rd from Az.

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#1 Az Frank

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Posted 23 October 2012 - 09:08 PM

Session started with some good seeing. Caught Jupiter with Io just off the limb,the NEB in its present turbulant state as well. Thanks for looking.

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#2 Justin Fuller

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Posted 23 October 2012 - 10:11 PM

Great picture! I really like the color captured in Io. What kind of scope/ focal length did you capture this with?

#3 Az Frank

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Posted 23 October 2012 - 11:20 PM

Thanks Justin. Image was done with an 11 inch SCT F30 on focal length approx, Here is another image different perspective. Thanks again.

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Posted 24 October 2012 - 01:04 AM

Great images Frank! Great details nicely processed. Looks like your seeing optimism payed off for us. Thanks!

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Posted 24 October 2012 - 03:52 AM

Lovely Frank....!!! :waytogo: :waytogo: :waytogo:

#6 Az Frank

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Posted 24 October 2012 - 09:44 AM

Thank you Glenn and Darryl! Lets hope the good seeing continues Glenn.

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Posted 24 October 2012 - 09:58 PM

Good stuff Frank :grin: I was out there with you imaging the transit on Tuesday morning but had to dash off out of town before I could process anything :(

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#8 Az Frank

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Posted 24 October 2012 - 11:02 PM

Thanks Brian! Here is another image using AS!2 Driz, If anything caught a little albedo in Io. Thanks again.

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#9 Space Cowboy

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Posted 25 October 2012 - 05:44 AM

These are very good images Frank! That drizzle one is the pick for me, just a bit smoother with finer detail. I'm a big fan of drizzle on AS!2 gives that extra natural look.

#10 Az Frank

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Posted 25 October 2012 - 09:30 AM

Thank to you Stuart!

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Posted 25 October 2012 - 11:06 AM

Wow, f30...Great stuff Frank!

#12 karlo

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Posted 25 October 2012 - 05:11 PM

Just lovely captures

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Posted 25 October 2012 - 06:17 PM

Very nice work Frank, particularly impressed with your processing of the last image posted.

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#14 Az Frank

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Posted 25 October 2012 - 09:49 PM

Thank you Paul karlo and Trevor! Much appreciated comments!

#15 Paco Yepes

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Posted 26 October 2012 - 05:38 PM

good decision

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#16 Az Frank

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Posted 26 October 2012 - 10:30 PM

Thank you Paco! I think so too!


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