#1  
Old 19-05-2013, 07:51 PM
sophie (Jim)
Registered User

sophie is offline
 
Join Date: May 2013
Posts: 17
Solar imaging through Lunt 35

Geez, I hope I'm not spamming the board here - just really happy with my new solar scope.

Anyway, looking through some of the solar images, I can see there's a bit of an issue getting focus when using these little scopes like the PST or Lunt for imaging.

Has anyone tried one of the little cameras with the whole body the width of an eyepiece like this one?

Would love to hear anyone's experience.
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 20-05-2013, 12:30 AM
asimov's Avatar
asimov (John)
Planet photographer

asimov is offline
 
Join Date: May 2005
Location: Bundaberg
Posts: 8,819
I've not tried one but I think I can tell, the normal getting to focus problem we often have in the 40mm PST (I can't speak for the LUNT 35) would be utterly eliminated with one of these! In fact you might get the reverse problem, but adding in a small extension tube is a better option if you have to IMO.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT +10. The time is now 11:20 PM.

Powered by vBulletin Version 3.8.7 | Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Advertisement
SkyWatcher Australia
Advertisement
Celestron Australia
Advertisement
Lunatico Astronomical
Advertisement
Bintel
Advertisement
NexDome Observatories
Advertisement
Meade Australia
Advertisement
OzScopes Authorised Dealer
Advertisement
Astronomy and Electronics Centre
Advertisement