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Pinned topic Astrophotography Forum dedication [View all]
This forum is dedicated to the memory of Captain Alan G. Poindexter. A Naval flyer, ast
jrp Administrator JRP is one of the co-founders, has in-depth knowledge in various areas. Awarded for his contributions for the Resources 09-Jun-14 05:28 AM0632 ---
Pinned topic Welcome To The *NEW* Astrophotography Forum!
For many years the staff has talked about the idea of this forum. It has finally come abo
nrothschild Silver Member Neil is an expert in several areas, including camera support 18-Jan-14 02:38 PM
by richardd300
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Pinned topic Chasing New and Old Moons
Any members reading this have surely shot the moon. Most start with the full moon, doubtl
nrothschild Silver Member Neil is an expert in several areas, including camera support 07-Dec-13 09:31 PM
by dagoldst
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Pinned topic The Rate of Movement of Celestial Objects
The single most important number for the astrophotographer is the rate of movement of the
nrothschild Silver Member Neil is an expert in several areas, including camera support 16-May-13 12:56 PM
by nrothschild
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Pinned topic Policy on Non-Nikon Camera Gear in the Astro Forum
The team has discussed the issue of posting images made with non-Nikon gear in this Astrop
nrothschild Silver Member Neil is an expert in several areas, including camera support 05-Oct-12 08:25 PM0805 ---
A general, generic topic Sprague Lake Starscape
While in RockyMountain NP 2 weeks ago I spent much of the night chasing stars. WHile at S
treadwl Silver Member 20-Aug-14 09:06 PM
by treadwl
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A general, generic topic The Orion Atlas
I've been going through familarizing myself with my tracking mount and thought some of you
dagoldst Silver Member 18-Aug-14 10:19 PM
by dagoldst
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A general, generic topic Newby Questions on Milky Way and Star Trails
I hope to make a trip to Big Bend National Park this Fall and attempt for the 1st time to
jim thomas Silver Member 18-Aug-14 01:49 PM
by dwr857
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A topic tagged as having a question August Super Moon (a day late) (different processing)
Kathy's questioning my reasoning for combining three images stayed in my mind all day. I
elcee Silver Member 16-Aug-14 08:09 PM
by elcee
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A general, generic topic Finally Got A Good Moon Shot
I have tried to capture the moon before and have not been happy with the results. After r
rolleiflexD Silver Member 15-Aug-14 05:55 PM
by ChristianF
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A general, generic topic Another Supermoon Shot
Experimenting with my new N1 V3. Attached the FT-1 adapter; the TC20E III & the Nikkor 70-
ChristianF Gold Member 14-Aug-14 08:12 PM
by ChristianF
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A general, generic topic August 10, 2014 Super Moon
Well, unfortunately there were some clouds. I was hoping for more detail. Maybe later when
jrp Administrator JRP is one of the co-founders, has in-depth knowledge in various areas. Awarded for his contributions for the Resources 14-Aug-14 08:12 AM
by jrp
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A general, generic topic Super Moon Over Lake Luzerne, NY
Nikon D800, 70-200mm f/2.8 lens at 175mm, ISO 800, f/9, 1/60 sec., tripod mounted. http
lrdave Silver Member 14-Aug-14 01:01 AM
by lrdave
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A general, generic topic Venus over Arch Rock - Joshua Tree
I got set-up about an hour before I knew the Milky Way would be rising. I got a number of
skiroc Silver Member 13-Aug-14 05:14 PM
by cocavaak
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A general, generic topic August Super Moon (a day late)
I can't compete with the astro-experts in this forum but figured I may as well post what I
elcee Silver Member 13-Aug-14 04:24 PM
by elcee
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A general, generic topic Milky Way in the Arizona Desert
Light pollution yuck! Took this shoot on a new moon and drove 75 miles southwest of Phoen
dwr857 Silver Member 13-Aug-14 10:54 AM
by mnbuilder49
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A general, generic topic Bodie, Alabama Hills, Joshua Tree
One from each... Old car in Bodie http://www.ni konians.org/dcfp/use r_files/282751.jpg
skiroc Silver Member 13-Aug-14 10:52 AM
by mnbuilder49
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A general, generic topic decent Milky Way
I got my first decent Milky Way shot last weekend. I had found the Lonely Speck web site
cocavaak Silver Member 13-Aug-14 10:50 AM
by mnbuilder49
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A general, generic topic D610 light leak
I discovered this when I was shooting darks for stacking images in DSS. It does not affec
dagoldst Silver Member 13-Aug-14 07:08 AM
by jeraldasmith
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A general, generic topic Perseids Meteor Shower
Is anyone trying to photograph the Perseids Meteor Shower! The peak times are tonight thr
dwr857 Silver Member 13-Aug-14 06:01 AM
by MikeW2ck
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A general, generic topic Super Moon - I Almost Missed It
But sometimes you get lucky. I had taken a series of shots the past couple of nights. I h
c_platt Silver Member 13-Aug-14 12:35 AM
by dagoldst
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A general, generic topic Super Moon
I took this on 8/10/2014. D600, AFS 300 f4, TC 1.4eII, ISO 200, f/8, 1/60s. I did minima
rolleiflexD Silver Member 12-Aug-14 01:05 PM
by Asgard
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A general, generic topic Attaching cm scale to lens focusing ring
I plan to shoot images of the Moon this weekend. I attached a cm scale to the focus rin
jeraldasmith Silver Member 12-Aug-14 07:41 AM
by jeraldasmith
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A general, generic topic Super Moon - 8-10-14
Clouds were the issue in Phoenix I will try again later! Taken with the D810, 70 - 300mm
dwr857 Silver Member 12-Aug-14 02:20 AM
by dwr857
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A general, generic topic Supermoon with Clouds
In case there's a shortage of moon shots from last night, this is what I saw at 4am as I w
rstcso Gold Member 11-Aug-14 09:56 PM
by the diewrecktor
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A general, generic topic Supermoon August 10, 2014
I shot this handheld using my TC-20E III on my 70-200 VR on my D7100. Post processing in C
NDGraham Silver Member 11-Aug-14 09:43 PM039 ---
A general, generic topic First Attempt at Star Trails 8-7-14
80 images stacked with Starstax. D810, ISO 400, 15 mm, f/3.5, 30 sec exp. http://www.n
dwr857 Silver Member 11-Aug-14 10:00 AM
by Asgard
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A general, generic topic Determining sensor behavior - amp glow - geek post
As I get ready to buy my astrograph for mounting on my Orion Atlas, I've been reading a lo
dagoldst Silver Member 11-Aug-14 05:25 AM
by jrp
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A general, generic topic Full moon from last night
D610, 70-300mm VR @300mm ISO 200 f/10 1/1250th. Spot metered. LR 5.6 & PS CC 2014 - I
dagoldst Silver Member 11-Aug-14 04:39 AM
by avm247
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A general, generic topic Moonshot with the V1
I haven't posted in this forum before, but hopefully this is worth sharing. I was going th
tegel Silver Member 11-Aug-14 04:23 AM
by dwr857
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