Quote:Guys, I am in! Jim will kindly purchase a brand new D5100 for me and modify. This was my dream since I have started astroimaging with a DSLR.I must confess, BackyardNIK has a great share in my decision making process!Nikon Brotherhood
BackyardEOS ~ Purpose-built astrophotography software!http://www.backyardeos.com/CANON, NIKON, QSI, SBIG, ATIK, SX, ASI, QHY, SSAGAT8RC, AT6RC, AT65EDQ, EON 120mm, Lunt 60THa B1200ASTRODON LRGB Ha NII SII OIII (3nm), IDAS, CLS, SkyGlow10Micron GM2000HPS (ordered), NEQ6, HEQ5, CG5-GTOne clear night a year
Quote:Guylain, I am even willing to pay for BackyardNIK as of today! I have no doubt at all that it will make the life of Nikon owners extemely easy!I will have a mono DSLR, it will be my first Nikon ever and it will be contolled by your brainchild, BackyardXXX! Woohoooo me! What else can I wish for !
Quote:What else you can wish for... how about no clouds for a full month when we get our mono DSLR Regards,Guylain
Coordinator, Fox Park Observatory
A 50mm Edu-Science refractor started it all...Thanks Mom and Dad!
Celestron CGEM; Various OTA's Various eyepieces; Modified Canon XS; Orion SSAG
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Quote:And no moon....
Quote:Hi Jason,I guess, we will not be minding moon being around with our mono cameras We can shoot narrow band just for bragging What do you say Guylain
Celestron 925 EdgeHD Hyperstar
Canon T1i modified by Brent Oliver
I was wondering about this. Given the size of the APS-C sensor, what filter wheel could be suitable to keep the right focal distance? I also think filters should be 2" to avoid serious vignetting. Do Nikon DSLRs have the same focal distance as Canons (55 mm with T-ring)?
Robert The more I learn, The more there is to learn! Orange Zone Dark Site 3 Mounts 4 Imaging Cameras 3 Guide Cameras OTA's = yes
TS65EDQ, AT106, MN61, Mini Borg 50 Orion Sirius Heq5-Hypertuned, Antares PED30 TouCam Pro II, Asi120mc, Canon 450D-modded Atik 420C
2001 C8 SCT AVX mount AT72ED T2i.. DSI Pro II 7X50 tasco LE binos 100-400mm IS F5.6 L series ONE GREAT WIFE.
Quote:Q? what are you guys using for capture software being a Nikon DSLR? or are you just using the Cards?Mitch.
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