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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 Comet ISON Status Thread
Thought it might be helpful to start a Comet ISON status thread. From what little I've ru
nrothschild Silver Member Neil is an expert in several areas, including camera support 02-Dec-13 02:04 AM
by scriberoo
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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 PM0664 ---
Pinned topic Astrophotgraphy Forum dedication
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 12-Sep-12 09:50 AM0504 ---
This is a hot, active topic! Lunar Eclipse
Don't let the night of April 14-15 slip by without shooting this event. The umbral part o
profpb Gold Member 18-Apr-14 12:51 AM
by bobpilot
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A general, generic topic Lunar Eclipse 04/14/2014
This is a composition of my eclipse shots from Monday/Tuesday. The shortest exposure was
Oknoder Silver Member 17-Apr-14 01:55 AM
by JonK
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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 16-Apr-14 02:25 PM
by Oknoder
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A topic tagged as having a question stacking for star trails
Not sure this question belongs on this forum. Is there a stacking app for star trails t
dglas_1 Silver Member 12-Apr-14 08:50 PM
by mosesm
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A general, generic topic Tornadic Aurora
Our beautiful aurora displays we see in our northern skies, do have a dark side. They ar
wpgf100 Platinum Member Awarded for his product reviews and other articles for the Resources Awarded for his shared and inspiring mastery of the art and science of photography 11-Apr-14 10:37 PM
by Asgard
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A general, generic topic I think I am almost ready.
I am in the process of acquiring the basic equipment to be ready to try my hand at astroph
Oknoder Silver Member 06-Apr-14 03:48 PM
by Oknoder
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A general, generic topic Aurora and the Milky Way
From the night of 3-25-14 at Turnagain Pass, Alaska. D3s - AF Nikkor 20mm ƒ/2.8D - ISO
2pixels_short Gold Member 28-Mar-14 12:06 PM
by jbloom
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A general, generic topic Sky Candy
In the wee hours just past midnight at Turnagain Pass, Alaska 3/25/14 D700 - Noct-Nikko
2pixels_short Gold Member 28-Mar-14 10:39 AM
by rstcso
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A general, generic topic gong out to "the dark site"
with both cameras. one I plan on pointing towars the pole and letting it rip. the other I
MarkM10431 Silver Member 20-Mar-14 10:05 AM
by jbloom
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A general, generic topic A reasonable moon shot?
This is a sanity check: am I on the right track? Russian TAL-150 scope (700mm, f/5) on mod
Antero52 Silver Member Awarded for his expertise in post-processing, being  consistently helpful and professional. 20-Mar-14 05:56 AM
by Antero52
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A general, generic topic A little bit of Aurora
From the night of 2-27-14. D3s - AF-S Nikkor 17-35mm f/2.8D IF-ED - ISO 3200 - 8 sec -
2pixels_short Gold Member 03-Mar-14 01:27 PM
by gvk
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A general, generic topic Nikon Electronic Filter
A fellow in our astronomy club posted this question on our mailing list and I wasn't sure
slothead Gold Member 25-Feb-14 01:15 AM
by elec164
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A general, generic topic Can't find a Nikon equivalent to BackyardEOS
Is anyone aware of such an application at this time? It is my understanding that the
dagoldst Silver Member 21-Feb-14 08:25 PM
by slothead
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A general, generic topic Fishing for Photons
A concise set of articles by the developer of Nebulosity of the challenges of capturing de
dagoldst Silver Member 11-Feb-14 11:59 PM0122 ---
A general, generic topic Is less More?
for astrophotography, the density of pixels is a two edge sword. I have been following a f
MarkM10431 Silver Member 11-Feb-14 11:38 AM
by dagoldst
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A general, generic topic Basic night sky photo from Friday night
Jupiter, Pleiades, Orion, and the light of the moon reflecting off the thin cloud/ice laye
mosesm Silver Member 10-Feb-14 12:34 PM
by jbloom
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A general, generic topic Frozen Astroscape
Tough getting some stars in chicago, but this shot was taken north of the city where it is
kidsthehall45 Silver Member 09-Feb-14 09:01 PM
by kidsthehall45
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A general, generic topic finally got a clear night so i tried out the new double...
used the 7100 with a sigma 70-300 and the sigma 2x doubler. there were a few bugs buzzing
MarkM10431 Silver Member 08-Feb-14 02:11 AM
by TonyJ
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A general, generic topic Old moon and Venus
It's been a while since I've been on this site, much less posted anything. Thought to com
scara36 Silver Member 05-Feb-14 05:29 PM
by MarkM10431
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A general, generic topic Supernova in M82
Apparently, there is a good bit of buzz about a supernova (2014J) that has shown up in M82
lastdaylight Gold Member 01-Feb-14 05:59 PM
by lastdaylight
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A general, generic topic Camera conversions for Astrophotography
Ran across these guys, they supposedly have a good reputation and apparentlydid the Nikon'
dagoldst Silver Member 31-Jan-14 09:44 PM099 ---
A general, generic topic Thread on BackyardNikon
Sorry to send folks to another site, but some might find this of interest... http: //www
dagoldst Silver Member 31-Jan-14 03:53 PM0106 ---
A general, generic topic Control My Nikon
http://www.controlmy nikon.com Gives you a live view on your laptop and the ability to c
dagoldst Silver Member 31-Jan-14 03:42 PM
by dagoldst
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A general, generic topic Autoguider software
This is supposed to be one of the best - and it's free... :) http://www.sta rk-labs.com
dagoldst Silver Member 31-Jan-14 03:25 PM085 ---

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