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#1 Spacedude4040

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Posted 22 October 2021 - 08:03 AM

Saturn & Jupiter with a twist. This is my first attempt in years.

Enjoy

Mike

 

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(This comment was added after reading dcaponeii comment below)

So are these images unrealistic the way they are presented? Just imagein being in a spaceship at a distance close to these planets to get the same size shown, wouldn't you see stars with your own eyes?

So is it our cameras that are unrealistic by not being able to image the stars near the planets?

 

 

 

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#2 deepwoods1

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Posted 22 October 2021 - 08:45 AM

Are these the actual stellar groups that the planets lie within? 



#3 tdfwds

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Posted 22 October 2021 - 08:52 AM

Saturn & Jupiter with a twist. This is my first attempt in years.

Enjoy

Mike

If absolutely excellent images are all you can manage after not trying for years, well... ; )


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#4 GSBass

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Posted 22 October 2021 - 08:55 AM

The planets look good, as far as the twist… about the closest thing I’ll do is a double exposure of Saturn to capture its moons and then stack those together…. Erasing the overexposed Saturn but leaving the moons, effective and realistic if as long as you do the overexposure immediately after your normal one….. otherwise Titan is the only moon bright enough to sometimes show up in a normal exposure


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#5 dcaponeii

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Posted 22 October 2021 - 10:33 AM

Very attractive presentation if not just a little unrealistic given the inability of the planetary camera to capture the background stars.  Did you layer a captured image of the star field the planets lies within or just onto a graphic pulled from one of the planetarium software's out there?  If you captured the star field then it's better than layering onto planetarium software background.


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#6 GSBass

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Posted 22 October 2021 - 11:28 AM

We really should have an art forum here to use with our Astro images…. Although I have not used many of my own so far, I’ve diene hundreds using hubble



#7 GSBass

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Posted 22 October 2021 - 11:47 AM

I found this one I made last year with one of my jup pics

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#8 Jcoogler

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Posted 22 October 2021 - 03:13 PM

I made this a few days ago, it fits the theme a bit haha

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Posted 22 October 2021 - 09:42 PM

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Posted 23 October 2021 - 01:49 AM

Nice composites


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#11 Spacedude4040

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Posted 23 October 2021 - 06:07 AM

Thanks for all comments and likeswaytogo.gif 

Ok the star field are 100% fake, simple dots add in Photo Shop to make what I thought a more realistic image that our eye would see if we could get close to them.

Mike


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Posted 23 October 2021 - 05:32 PM

How about this?

 

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Posted 24 October 2021 - 08:35 AM

Yum

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