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#1 TxStars

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Posted 22 September 2019 - 11:45 AM

Had time to scan some old slides of Saturn.

This was the best out of the 36 on the same night,

Taken with a Takahashi TSC-225 

Eyepiece projection

Tak PJ-12 eyepiece

Kodak E 100 slide film

1/2 sec exposure

 

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Posted 22 September 2019 - 12:14 PM

Top image is from a couple years before showing a slightly different ring tilt.

 

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Posted 22 September 2019 - 12:47 PM

Excellent shots!



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Posted 22 September 2019 - 07:20 PM

Those are like the best film shots of planets I think I have ever seen. You must have some great skies, steady air.

 

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Posted 22 September 2019 - 10:07 PM

Thanks...

Here in Texas we can have a couple weeks in a row of good steady skies, tho they are not always transparent..




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