"Normal" people worry me! - If you want to think "outside the square" you really need to get out of your box! A kleptomaniacal plethora of gear: Custom-cooled (my designs) C11&14, Orion Optics (UK) VX16 16" F4 newt waiting for obs, ED127 triplet, NEQ6Pro, HEQ5Pro, ancient AstroOptics EQ mount super-customised with microsteppers, goto etc, ASI120MM, ASI120MC, Flea3 (retired - accepting offers!) Toucam 840k, modded Canon 50d + F4L etc,etc & lots of other homebrew equipment.....
"Violence is not the answer. Poison is the answer."
32.2N 110.9W (Elev 2582 ft)
Celestron C11 CF, CapeNewise200, NEQ6, ASI 120MM
C11 Edge HD, C925 XLT TEC 140 (#352) w/ AT65EDQ Skywatcher 100ED w/ WO66SD ZenithStar, ES 80mm Apo Sirius, Atlas EQ-G, "Atlosmandy" Pro AZ/EQ-G, T-Rex Apex,Porta II DBK21AU04, DBK21AU618, DMK21AU618, DMK31AU03, ASI120mm/mc, Hutech 500DH Beaglehaven Observatory (BYO #168)
Quote:Thanks Darryl for the Mars! You have an image of the south polar hood - we have'nt seen that feature in quite a while!Looks like that cmos camera did pretty well. Still don't like the rolling shutter, but if you have that many frames to work with it seems to fair pretty well.Cheers,Glenn
1986 Compustar C11 ASI120MM, Flea3, DMK21, Toucam Astronomik Type2 + IFW Wheel ST-4/C90, Nikon D70s
SkyWatcher BK DOB 14" SYNSCAN. GSO 2.5X Barlow + various extension tubes. DBK 21AU618.AS. Coming soon (I hope) 10" AOS Newtonian 200mm Newtonian, LXD55 Mount, EQ6 Mount. Toucam 840 Pro gone home (Thanks KM)
Planetary astronomy and imaging
Emil author of AutoStakkert! 2.1 (check out the beta versions!). Webcam Astrophotography - Deepsky, ISS, Sun, Moon & Planetary Images,
Gusztav Scope:C9.25 Starbright XLT; Astro-Tech 6 RC Celestron ED80 Semi-Apo; Celestron 70 Travelscope; NG90 Mak-Cass; Mount:NEQ6 Go-to; Velbon PH-157Q Cams:ZWO ASI120MC; Canon 450D Modded Canon EOS T3;
Apertura AD12 Meade LS 8 ACF Celestron de-forked on CG5 6" Orion Intelliscope Dob Coronado SolarMax 60II w/bf10 SCB2000, DSI II,LPI and DMK21.04 Imagers http://attheeyepiece.blogspot.com Host of The At The Eyepiece Show http://twitter.com/geminijk