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#1 Campos

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Posted 03 January 2013 - 07:21 PM

Hi all,

Well, couldn't go to bed without processing the RGB series of this beautifull event he he he :)
Even with a warm mirror (had the scope out of the garage) still managed to get a decent image of the double shadow transit, lots of smoke and turbulence from the chimneys all around my spot but still very happy with this image! Honestly I wasn't expecting much, so a good surprise at the end :grin:
As allways, captured with my 300 mm GSO newt., DMK 21 mono, stack of about 1000 frames per channel, processed with Registax 6 (AS!2 wouldn't let me put the two moon's... :() and finished in PS CS5

http://www.flickr.co.../in/photostream

Best wishes,

Luís

P.S. I still have to process the R series to make a small animation, but time for bed now ;)

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Posted 03 January 2013 - 07:23 PM

Hi Luis,

very well done - gorgeous image!

Regards,

Bob

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Posted 03 January 2013 - 07:44 PM

Very nice image!

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Posted 03 January 2013 - 10:04 PM

A great composition to be lucky enough to capture Luis - congratulations on this fine effort!

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Posted 03 January 2013 - 10:23 PM

Wonderful!

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Posted 04 January 2013 - 02:15 AM

Very nice!

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Posted 04 January 2013 - 02:24 AM

Beautiful image Luis, very well done and that with
all those chimneys! ( I know about these :shocked: )

#8 Campos

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Posted 05 January 2013 - 04:59 PM

Many thanks all for the nice comments! :)

Yes this was really something to see at the eyepiece, just beautifull.

Mert, Yes local turbulence caused by the darn chimneys is a real pain!

Best wishes,

Luís

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Posted 05 January 2013 - 05:51 PM

Very nice.


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