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#1 Gary L Yarbrough

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Posted 19 May 2017 - 10:28 PM

Shot through very light clouds.

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Posted 20 May 2017 - 03:54 AM

Hi Gary

 

Interesting image, can you give some information on the filter and settings used in the capture.

 

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Carl



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Posted 20 May 2017 - 06:12 AM

Nice! Always enjoy this color.

 

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#4 Gary L Yarbrough

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Posted 20 May 2017 - 09:25 AM

Carl,

 

I am using the Lunt 60mm/B1200 CaK solar scope with a QHY5 mono camera and their ezplanetary software.  Gain = 1, Exposure = 2ms, Gamma = 1.  Usually the exposure time is closer to 1ms, but the very thin clouds roughly doubled the exposure time I needed.

 

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Posted 21 May 2017 - 02:17 PM

Thanks Gary

 

much appreciated

 

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