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p1taylor
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Whitlight Sun 4/3/2013 new
      #5715832 - 03/06/13 04:43 AM Attachment (21 downloads)

Hi All, A bit beater weather, ZS 80II ED, SX LODESTAR, 40 X 0.OO5 SECONDS.

peter


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BYoesle
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Re: Whitlight Sun 4/3/2013 new [Re: p1taylor]
      #5716027 - 03/06/13 09:21 AM

Lovely image Peter

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Re: Whitlight Sun 4/3/2013 new [Re: BYoesle]
      #5716053 - 03/06/13 09:41 AM

Very nice!

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p1taylor
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Re: Whitlight Sun 4/3/2013 [Re: Scott Beith]
      #5717832 - 03/07/13 07:35 AM

Thanks for your comments guys.

peter


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Re: Whitlight Sun 4/3/2013 new [Re: p1taylor]
      #5718266 - 03/07/13 11:53 AM

Nice! What kind of filter did you use?

Ash


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p1taylor
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Re: Whitlight Sun 4/3/2013 new [Re: salishnw]
      #5718413 - 03/07/13 01:11 PM

Hi Ash, filters are MEADE ND96(0.9), IR BLOCK, AND SOLER FILM.

peter


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Re: Whitlight Sun 4/3/2013 new [Re: p1taylor]
      #5720538 - 03/08/13 01:25 PM

I can understand the ND filter, but why the IR Block?

Ash


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p1taylor
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Re: Whitlight Sun 4/3/2013 new [Re: salishnw]
      #5721077 - 03/08/13 07:28 PM

Ir and the nd just cut light down to let ccd work between 0.002 and 0.008 seconds.

peter


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