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Forum: Equipment Discussions Yesterday, 02:51 PM
Replies: 1
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Posted By traveller
Meade users in Melbourne

I am fixing a friend's old LXD55 mount before putting it up for sale, but it won't power on for some reason.
So I want to test out the mount's Autostar 497 controller first and also the mount (which...
Forum: Eyepieces Yesterday, 02:43 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 98
Posted By traveller
Meade 4000 Plossl set and Orion Shorty Plus

Selling a set of Meade 4000 super plossl set (friend getting out of astronomy and into photography), consisting of
40mm, 32mm, 26mm, 20mm, 15mm, 12.4mm 9.7mm and 6.4mm
Also for sale is an Orion...
Forum: Nightscapes 27-01-2015, 05:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 176
Posted By traveller
Welcome to the fuji club Roger :) Thanks for...

Welcome to the fuji club Roger :)
Thanks for the alert for the new firmware. I will see if it will work with my XE-1. The colour reproduction on the fuji is simply stunning, plus they make a great...
Forum: Beginners Astrophotography 21-01-2015, 04:32 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 665
Posted By traveller
The images look fine to me Luke. I don't do...

The images look fine to me Luke.
I don't do any fiddling in DSS simply stack and save the final TIFF file and then tweak in in Photoshop. 30 mins should give you a fair amount of data to play with....
Forum: Deep Space 20-01-2015, 01:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 160
Posted By traveller
Lots of detail Scott, well done. I noticed a...

Lots of detail Scott, well done.
I noticed a horizontal line 1/3 of the way down, was that a stacking artefact?
Thanks
Bo
Forum: Solar System 18-01-2015, 01:39 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 505
Posted By traveller
Great image Greg, lots of detail in the comet's...

Great image Greg, lots of detail in the comet's tail and nebulousity around Pleiades.
Well done.
Bo
Forum: Beginners Astrophotography 18-01-2015, 01:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 251
Posted By traveller
Good effort Bruce. Nice and sharp and got some...

Good effort Bruce. Nice and sharp and got some nice details also.
Pity about the floodlights.
Bo
Forum: General Chat 17-01-2015, 09:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 180
Posted By traveller
Yes, I was there with my boys and the dish was...

Yes, I was there with my boys and the dish was certainly an attraction. A few NASA rockets and shuttles too along with the obligatory Star Wars fighters.
I personally thought the robotics table was...
Forum: Software and Computers 17-01-2015, 07:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 202
Posted By traveller
What windows version are you running Peter? I...

What windows version are you running Peter?
I run BYEOS and EOS utility side by side at times and never had an issue. I run a Win7 64 Bit.
When I plug in my DSLR and power it up, the EOS utility...
Forum: Deep Space 16-01-2015, 01:04 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 408
Posted By traveller
Great detail, well done. Bo

Great detail, well done.
Bo
Forum: Beginners Astrophotography 15-01-2015, 08:49 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 97
Posted By traveller
Canis major cluster NGC 2362

Had some fun with this bright cluster in canis major. Details and higher res image here http://www.astrobin.com/146236/
I think I went overboard with the star spikes :whistle:
Bo
Forum: Beginners Astrophotography 14-01-2015, 07:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 117
Posted By traveller
Reprocessed Lagoon

Had a go at reprocessing the Lagoon I took in Sept.
Original image and data is on this link http://www.iceinspace.com.au/forum/showthread.php?t=126010
I am much happier with this result.
Comments...
Forum: Beginners Astrophotography 14-01-2015, 04:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 141
Posted By traveller
Thanks Kevin and Raymo, I will give it a try...

Thanks Kevin and Raymo,
I will give it a try with my QHY8 at some stage (still learning how to process FIT files) and see how I go.
I tried to process in PS on the stacked TIFF file but due to...
Forum: Beginners Astrophotography 14-01-2015, 11:28 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 141
Posted By traveller
Only about 20 mins or so Kevin, so plenty of room...

Only about 20 mins or so Kevin, so plenty of room for improvement.
Bo
Forum: Beginners Astrophotography 13-01-2015, 08:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 141
Posted By traveller
Noisy horsey

My first attempt at the horsehead and flame. It was a warm night, so lots of noise. A mix of 30, 45 and 60 sec subs. I had issues with guiding, so couldn't go any deeper.
Canon 1100D full spectrum...
Forum: Beginners Astrophotography 13-01-2015, 08:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 154
Posted By traveller
Very nice Kevin.

Very nice Kevin.
Forum: Beginners Equipment Discussions 12-01-2015, 09:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 173
Posted By traveller
Hi and welcome, I use this method for my star...

Hi and welcome,
I use this method for my star tracker.
Get a plastic disk or the top cover from a spray can, draw a line through its centre.
Get a orienteering compass and off set the inside lines...
Forum: General Chat 12-01-2015, 09:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 318
Posted By traveller
NGC 2015 the hornet nest nebula....

NGC 2015 the hornet nest nebula....
Forum: Beginners Astrophotography 12-01-2015, 01:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 447
Posted By traveller
Great photo Tom, If you have photoshop or...

Great photo Tom,
If you have photoshop or similar, you can try using layer masks to minimise the core being blown out
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K-PC4Sq0Zho
Bo
Forum: Beginners Astrophotography 07-01-2015, 09:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 334
Posted By traveller
That's a great effort Aaron, you should be very...

That's a great effort Aaron, you should be very pleased with the result.
I think there is a comet stacking option in DSS, have you tried that?
Bo
Forum: Beginners Astrophotography 07-01-2015, 08:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 203
Posted By traveller
I remember now that night had a few low hanging...

I remember now that night had a few low hanging wispy clouds and the air was laden with moisture, so much that the moon had a rainbow halo around it! So the colours may well have been suppressed.
...
Forum: Beginners Astrophotography 07-01-2015, 03:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 203
Posted By traveller
Thanks guys, I had another play with the image,...

Thanks guys,
I had another play with the image, there wasn't too much colouring in the original TIFF stack, so had to bump up the red and green a bit, looks a bit yellowish now.
:question::shrug:...
Forum: Beginners Astrophotography 07-01-2015, 02:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 307
Posted By traveller
Great effort, well done.

Great effort, well done.
Forum: Beginners Astrophotography 07-01-2015, 11:57 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 203
Posted By traveller
Southern Pleiades

Southern Pleiades
Larger version here http://www.astrobin.com/full/146295/0/
18 subs at 30 secs each.
Need some tips on how to increase the nebulosity.:help:
Full spectrum 1100D with ED 80....
Forum: Beginners Astrophotography 06-01-2015, 09:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 154
Posted By traveller
Thanks Raymo, I didn't know about Neatimage,...

Thanks Raymo,
I didn't know about Neatimage, will give it a try. :thumbsup:
Bo
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