Quote:Whats really compelling here is that it can apply to the amateur community on a number of levels. A HDF type thing for different apertures. It'd actually be as cool to see deep field type thing from a C8 as much as from an 18" newt.Pete
Quote:NigelIt is already been done. Jack Newton posted a picture of the Hubble Deep Field at the 2009 TSP. He actually used a chip that had been planned to be used on the HST, basically they built several chips and he got one of the surplus ones.As for doing this at the eyepiece, now that would be interesting.
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