Oct 13 Bright winner - Thirteen
Posted 02 November 2013 - 01:34 PM
Telescope: 8 inch Meade LX200 Classic, with 0.33 focal reducer.
Camera: Meade DSI-2c, with Orion SkyGlow Imaging filter.
Guiding: Orion ST90, Meade DSI-1c.
Exposure: 7 x 2 min.
Stacked on comet.
2013-10-02, 5:58 - 6:12 AM CDT
Full size image here: http://www.flickr.co...rp/10548866833/
It seems a bit unfair that I shot this 4 weeks later than the previous submission when magnitude was so much different. I thought it turned out OK though and was my first try at a comet.
Telescope: Celestron EdgeHD 8" f/10
Camera: Canon T1i 500D, unmodified
Exposure: 34x32s at ISO1600
Stacked on comet
2013-10-30, 6:47 - 7:16 AM EDT
Link to full size:
Link to Astrobin
Comet Ison C/2012 S1
Imaged during the early morning of October 4, 2013.
Eleven - 300 second subs ISO 800, stacked with 5 darks and 5 bias frames.
Imaged from Saranac, New York
Telescope: Orion 8 inch Newtonian F3.9 FL800mm
Mount: Celestron Advanced VX
Guided with PHD and an Orion Planetary Imager Autoguider through a 50mm finder scope.
Camera: Canon 450D XSi Baader self modded DSLR
MPCC Mark III coma corrector
Captured through Backyard EOS v3
Stacked in Deep Sky Stacker on the comet and post editing done in Photoshop CS5.
Posted 09 November 2013 - 11:24 AM
Posted 09 November 2013 - 12:37 PM
As my first and only act of power, I'd like to see:
The Galilean Moons
All moons not required. Beyond that, I'll leave it up to interpretation and artistic license.
Posted 10 November 2013 - 11:22 PM
Posted 13 November 2013 - 08:57 AM