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by TimW
Tue Jan 12, 2021 7:26 pm
Forum: Galileo's Gabfest
Topic: Cosmic Background Radiation and Romance
Replies: 3
Views: 37

Re: Cosmic Background Radiation and Romance

I wish the 2 of you MANY wonderful years. Tell her you love her often and cherish every moment.
by TimW
Wed Jan 06, 2021 6:02 pm
Forum: The Imager's Studio
Topic: What is this thing called GAIN?
Replies: 6
Views: 82

Re: What is this thing called GAIN?

I used to think I was a reasonably intelligent person until I began reading Pete's posts. I now realize I'm just a high functioning chimpanzee.
by TimW
Mon Jan 04, 2021 5:06 pm
Forum: The Imager's Studio
Topic: Sharpcap Focusing tools
Replies: 6
Views: 63

Re: Sharpcap Focusing tools

Bruce D wrote:
Sun Jan 03, 2021 8:36 pm
Tim where have you been man?
Work, sleep, repeat.
by TimW
Sun Jan 03, 2021 5:48 pm
Forum: The Imager's Studio
Topic: Sharpcap Focusing tools
Replies: 6
Views: 63

Re: Sharpcap Focusing tools

I've never tried the SharpCap focusing aids. I use a Bahtinov mask.
by TimW
Mon Nov 23, 2020 9:20 am
Forum: The Imager's Studio
Topic: SharpCap issue
Replies: 8
Views: 124

Re: SharpCap issue

Resident expert...HA. That's funny. The SharpCap polar alignment utility can be a bit tricky but works very well. First off you need to make sure your already within 5 degrees of the north celestial pole. If you can see Polaris then you should be close enough. You also need to make sure your camera ...
by TimW
Fri Oct 09, 2020 9:47 am
Forum: Galileo's Gabfest
Topic: Image posting
Replies: 7
Views: 252

Re: Image posting

I'll be hosting a stargazing event on Oct 28th with a planetary theme. All the outer planets, including the moon will be viewable and during the course of the event, I plan on photographing them all.
by TimW
Thu Oct 08, 2020 12:53 am
Forum: Galileo's Gabfest
Topic: Image posting
Replies: 7
Views: 252

Re: Image posting

I store all my photos locally on my PC then upload them to wherever I want to share them at the moment which is usually here or on Facebook.
by TimW
Thu Oct 01, 2020 4:28 pm
Forum: The Imager's Studio
Topic: Solar Surface Prominence
Replies: 5
Views: 225

Re: Solar Surface Prominence

Same region 1 day later.
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by TimW
Thu Oct 01, 2020 10:07 am
Forum: The Imager's Studio
Topic: Solar Surface Prominence
Replies: 5
Views: 225

Re: Solar Surface Prominence

In a couple days, the sun will have rotated enough to put this prominence on the disk's edge so I can hopefully get a side view of it. I just hope it doesn't subside by then and the weather cooperates.
by TimW
Wed Sep 30, 2020 4:34 pm
Forum: The Imager's Studio
Topic: Solar Surface Prominence
Replies: 5
Views: 225

Solar Surface Prominence

My first try using my new ZWO ASI174mm monochrome camera.
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