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Forum: General Chat Today, 09:34 PM
Replies: 2
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Posted By traveller
Yes, waiting for the announcement. Assuming they...

Yes, waiting for the announcement. Assuming they have isolated the wave and eliminated the possibility of earth based movements causing the interference pattern.
Forum: Deep Space Today, 08:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 72
Posted By traveller
nicely cookee chook Russ :thumbsup:

nicely cookee chook Russ :thumbsup:
Forum: General Chat Today, 07:12 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 1,416
Posted By traveller
I think I got it. Only took 45 x 60 sec subs...

I think I got it.
Only took 45 x 60 sec subs at 1600 ISO as I was imaging nearby Omega Centauri most of the evening :rolleyes:
Happy to forward the raw files to the relevant people if they are...
Forum: General Chat Today, 06:29 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 1,416
Posted By traveller
Just catching up on this thread, wow :eyepop: I...

Just catching up on this thread, wow :eyepop:
I imaged Centaurus A on sat night, better look through the subs now!
Bo
Forum: Astrophotography and Imaging Equipment and Discussions Today, 10:56 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 45
Posted By traveller
Thanks Marc for the quick reply, much...

Thanks Marc for the quick reply, much appreciated!
:thumbsup:
Forum: Astrophotography and Imaging Equipment and Discussions Today, 10:29 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 45
Posted By traveller
Strange CCD artifact

Hi, need some help and advice from more experienced CCD imagers.
My QHY8 has developed a very strange artifact to the top right hand corner but only during the focusing frames using Maxim DL.
The...
Forum: Beginners Astrophotography Today, 10:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 168
Posted By traveller
No flats Aidan, I will take them and add them...

No flats Aidan,
I will take them and add them to re-process. :thanx:
Bo
Forum: Beginners Astrophotography Yesterday, 03:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 168
Posted By traveller
This is the uncropped version. I also toned down...

This is the uncropped version. I also toned down the colouring and cut back on the black clipping a bit.
I think it looks better now.
Bo
Forum: Beginners Astrophotography Yesterday, 12:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 168
Posted By traveller
Omega Centauri

Last one of the lot from the weekend.
Omega Centauri
50 subs of 60 seconds each at 1600 ISO.
I think I may have over processed it slightly :question:
Bo
Forum: Beginners Astrophotography Yesterday, 12:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 146
Posted By traveller
Thanks Adian and Cam, I had a bit of play and...

Thanks Adian and Cam,
I had a bit of play and managed to get some more details out. But there seems to be a bit of sky glow between M42 and the running man (didn't use LP filter).
Bo
Forum: Astrophotography and Imaging Equipment and Discussions Yesterday, 12:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 157
Posted By traveller
Good luck Malcolm, I have mine on 50...

Good luck Malcolm,
I have mine on 50 Aggressiveness and 0.35 Min Movement.
Balancing is critical. I found a simple slide of the counterweight or scope can help depending on which axis is playing...
Forum: Beginners Astrophotography Yesterday, 10:29 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 146
Posted By traveller
Thanks Cam, will give that a try. Bo

Thanks Cam, will give that a try.
Bo
Forum: Beginners Astrophotography 08-02-2016, 02:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 146
Posted By traveller
M42 (short subs)

A late M42 for the season, but I wanted one with the core relatively "intact" and not blown out. So here it is
100 subs of 30 secs at 800ISO
ED80/Canon 1100D/EQ6 from my light polluted backyard. ...
Forum: General Chat 08-02-2016, 01:34 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 92
Posted By traveller
My journey as an astrophotographer

It is always interesting to look back to see how much one has progressed (or not!). Here are three shots of Eta Carinae I took over the past few years.
The first was taken in March 2014, using a...
Forum: Beginners Astrophotography 07-02-2016, 09:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 154
Posted By traveller
Thanks Aidan, George and Tim. That's a great...

Thanks Aidan, George and Tim.
That's a great effort there Paul, getting a bit of aperture envy ;)
Currently trying the dim M78 under the stars as I type! (CCD time!)
Bo
Forum: Beginners Astrophotography 07-02-2016, 03:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 154
Posted By traveller
Eta from the burbs

A couple of good clear nights in Melbourne for a change :)
So I managed to get a couple of golden oldies.
First up Eta Carinae.
50 subs at 60 secs each, 1600 ISO using my Canon and ED80.
Taken...
Forum: General Chat 26-01-2016, 03:07 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 821
Posted By traveller
Do you seriously expect a real estate agent to...

Do you seriously expect a real estate agent to know the difference between astrology and astronomy? :rofl::doh::lol2:
Bo
Forum: General Chat 21-01-2016, 03:08 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 4,466
Posted By traveller
Sorry to hear Morton, Hope PayPal will sort out...

Sorry to hear Morton,
Hope PayPal will sort out the payment issue ASAP.
Forum: Equipment Discussions 20-01-2016, 03:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 474
Posted By traveller
Hi Carl, The SN 10 is a fine scope, as...

Hi Carl,
The SN 10 is a fine scope, as commented by others below.
I have the same ota and did a refurb on it not that long ago, including adding a moonlite focuser, a new finder scope foot,...
Forum: Beginners Equipment Discussions 19-01-2016, 03:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 474
Posted By traveller
If all fails, get the Orion field flattener...

If all fails, get the Orion field flattener http://www.bintel.com.au/Astrophotography/Reducers--Correctors--Flatteners/Orion-Field--br-Flattener/679/productview.aspx
I have one and it screws into 10...
Forum: Equipment Discussions 18-01-2016, 07:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 253
Posted By traveller
Hi Brent, Astro baby's website has a step by...

Hi Brent,
Astro baby's website has a step by step instruction on how to strip down, lube and rebuild an EQ6 mount. It's pretty straight forward and easy to do only hand tools are required....
Forum: Beginners Equipment Discussions 15-01-2016, 02:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 474
Posted By traveller
Sounds like you are doing the right...

Sounds like you are doing the right configuration. Can you post a photo of the set up?
Also, stupid question, but did you leave the diagonal in?
Bo
Forum: Beginners Astrophotography 14-01-2016, 04:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 217
Posted By traveller
Very nice Pat, great FoV.

Very nice Pat, great FoV.
Forum: General Chat 14-01-2016, 01:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 467
Posted By traveller
Being a specialised hobby in a very small market...

Being a specialised hobby in a very small market (in terms of population), it is up to people like us to contribute to AS&T.
I did a quick write up of the Snake Valley Astro camp last year and...
Forum: General Chat 12-01-2016, 10:37 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,915
Posted By traveller
Getting back the original intention of the post,...

Getting back the original intention of the post, I bought a couple of things there today. They will close on Sat and will be missed when the doors finally shut.
Bo
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