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#1 Baron

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Posted 09 May 2013 - 04:47 PM

First shot with the QHY5L-II Mono.
Unfortunately again with poor seeing.

1- with filter UV/IR Cut , 2370/3949 frames at 32fps
2- with filter IR-Pass Baader, 2090/3217 frames at 26fps

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Posted 09 May 2013 - 06:40 PM

You did fairly well under the circumstances Paolo..! :waytogo:

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Posted 10 May 2013 - 12:38 PM

Thank you!

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Posted 10 May 2013 - 12:43 PM

I added another image, maybe with a focal too high for the seeing.

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Posted 10 May 2013 - 07:16 PM

I think a quite creditable effort for the conditions Paolo.

Well done.
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Posted 11 May 2013 - 02:15 AM

Nice images with the QHY Paolo. The background looks very light on my screen?

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Posted 11 May 2013 - 02:34 AM

very nices images!!! i got the same setup but never try the camera yet...
what was your settings in gain, gamma ?

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Posted 11 May 2013 - 07:30 AM

Paolo, excellent data! Do you have plans to add RGB filtering? Thanks for posting

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#9 Baron

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Posted 11 May 2013 - 09:50 AM

Thanks guys :)

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Posted 11 May 2013 - 09:53 AM

Nice images with the QHY Paolo. The background looks very light on my screen?


On my monitor is normal :confused:

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Posted 11 May 2013 - 10:05 AM

very nices images!!! i got the same setup but never try the camera yet...
what was your settings in gain, gamma ?


The gamma is always the default: 100

The gain is variable from 327 (first image: 21:29) to 648 (last image 20:53)
I tried not to go too low with the ADU (50% of the histogram about).

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Posted 11 May 2013 - 10:10 AM

Paolo, excellent data! Do you have plans to add RGB filtering? Thanks for posting


Many thanks.
In the future should I buy filters and wheel


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