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Pinned topic Astrophotography 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 09-Jun-14 05:28 AM0590 ---
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 PM0740 ---
A general, generic topic Flat Frame Calibration Frames
I am having problems shooting Flat Frame Calibration Frames for camera lenses. Currentl
jeraldasmith Silver Member 25-Jul-14 03:24 AM
by dagoldst
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A general, generic topic BackyardNikon update
All, This software is getting closer all the time. The developer has a forum for those
dagoldst Silver Member 23-Jul-14 06:24 PM024 ---
A general, generic topic like trying to take a picture of a light bulb!
not quite - but I think it turned out ok http://www .nikonians.org/dcfp/ user_files/2
autoexer Silver Member 20-Jul-14 02:17 AM
by autoexer
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A general, generic topic Stars Over Clingman's Dome
Not exactly the darkest spot on earth---lots of nearby towns but the clouds blew off enoug
treadwl Silver Member 16-Jul-14 02:31 PM
by treadwl
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A general, generic topic Light pollution filters for camera lenses
All, I can find plenty of skyglow filters for telescopes, but I am not having any luck
dagoldst Silver Member 15-Jul-14 12:09 AM
by dagoldst
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A general, generic topic Tonights super moon..
Nikon D800E, old manual focus 600mm F4 with 2x TC.. ISO 125, 1/160 sec, F16 (F8 on lens),
arlon Silver Member 14-Jul-14 05:59 PM
by 2pixels_short
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A general, generic topic Light polluted night sky shot - still a lot of stars
D610 24-85mm LR 5.5 I was surprised what I was able to extract from this image. This i
dagoldst Silver Member 14-Jul-14 11:35 AM042 ---
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-Jul-14 06:04 PM
by dagoldst
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A general, generic topic Milky Way from Onizuka Visitor Center Mauna Kea HI
From 9200 feet in elevation. This is a 18 shot composite stitched in Photoshop CS5 and cro
2pixels_short Gold Member Laureate Ribbon awarded for winning in the Best of Nikonians 2013 images Photo Contest 13-Jul-14 03:10 PM
by dagoldst
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A general, generic topic Moon in daylight, 7/6/2014
Late this afternoon, while kayaking here in windy Eastern CT, I looked to the east over Fi
gvk Silver Member 07-Jul-14 02:42 AM049 ---
This is a hot, active topic! Moon shots - Questar + V1
A first attempt with my old Questar and new Nikon V1. It's not as sharp as I'd like but a
kenuck Silver Member 13-Jun-14 02:43 AM
by Vlad_IT
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A general, generic topic Milky Way
Hi I would like to try photographing the Milky Way this summer and it seems that the Mi
Bug Gold Member 06-Jun-14 07:37 AM
by palob
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A general, generic topic Meteor Shower Tonight (May 23)
A new meteor shower will be occurring tonight for the US and Canada. I'm planning on tryin
rstcso Gold Member 25-May-14 04:15 PM
by rstcso
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A general, generic topic any tips on photographing ...shooting stars?
Tonight I will be attempting for the first time photographing shooting stars. I have neve
mtpeke Silver Member 23-May-14 09:47 PM
by MauiKane
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A general, generic topic Need some help with the stars
I live in south Florida with LOTS of light pollution making astro photography difficult.
treadwl Silver Member 15-May-14 02:58 PM054 ---
A general, generic topic Traveling Across the Universe with Mike Taylor
Hello Nikonians, Saw this article and thought it might be of interest. Here's the link
fmrnykr Silver Member 11-May-14 05:47 AM049 ---
A general, generic topic First Quarter Moon, 5/6/2014
The Moon just a couple of hours before first quarter, taken with a new Nikon 1 V3 at 600 m
gvk Silver Member 08-May-14 02:24 PM
by gvk
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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 07-May-14 02:21 PM
by mosesm
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A general, generic topic Moon with earlier Nikon 80-400mm
It seems many photograph the moon at full moon, but it is easier to see detail at lesser p
ajdooley Silver Member 05-May-14 03:18 AM077 ---
A general, generic topic Easter Evening Aurora...
Pretty colors weren't just found on Easter eggs this last Sunday. Come night time Norther
mosesm Silver Member 21-Apr-14 05:48 PM
by Asgard
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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 20-Apr-14 01:36 PM
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 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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