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Apr13 Bright Challenge Poll!

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Poll: Apr13 Bright Challenge Poll! (30 member(s) have cast votes)

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#1 Charlie Hein

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Posted 01 May 2013 - 12:49 PM

Who has brought us the best image of Sunspots? Vote for your favorite from the following entries:

rflinn68

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Took this one from my Backyard in Hagarville, Arkansas on 4/9/2013 using a Canon T3 and Orion 70mm Observer achromatic refractor with a William Optics barlow lens.



ldesign1

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Sun Spot AR1711

April 7, 2013 @ 14:02:11 p.m.
Orion Express 80 @ f/12
LUNT LS50THa/B1200
Imaging Source DMK 21AU04.AS Camera
Best 50% of 1788 Frames @ 60fps
Color added in Photoshop

AR1711 High Resolution



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#2 Charlie Hein

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Posted 09 May 2013 - 09:21 AM

Congrats to ldesign1, you're the April Bright Challenge Winner! Please let us know what the June subject will be as soon as you can.

Charlie
 

#3 ldesign1

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Posted 09 May 2013 - 11:09 PM

Thanks for the votes everyone.

For June's subject, I would like to see images of Lunar Rays.

Lunar rays are the long light streaks on the surface of the moon that appear to radiate outward from some impact craters like Tycho, Copernicus, Kepler, Anaxagoras and others.
 






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