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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 Neil is an expert in several areas, including camera support 21-Jan-15 01:59 PM
by newbird
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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 Neil is an expert in several areas, including camera support 08-Oct-14 02:17 AM
by elec164
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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 Neil is an expert in several areas, including camera support 26-Sep-14 12:53 AM
by walkerr
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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 06:28 AM0781
Pinned topic Chasing New and Old Moons
Any members reading this have surely shot the moon. Most start with the full moon, doubtl
nrothschild Neil is an expert in several areas, including camera support 07-Dec-13 10:31 PM
by dagoldst
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A general, generic topic M81 & M82
Finally was able to see the sky last night. :) D610 - Skywatcher 80 with Stellarvue mo
dagoldst Gold Member26-Mar-15 12:04 PM
by gvk
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A general, generic topic Open Cluster M67
Single 120 second exposure at ISO 800. You can see from the second shot,(taken with my
dagoldst Gold Member26-Mar-15 02:08 AM
by gvk
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A general, generic topic Jupiter last night
Last night was clear in eastern CT. It was a bit of a surprise, since the forecast was for
gvk Silver Member26-Mar-15 01:24 AM
by gvk
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A general, generic topic Lens coma issues in Astrophotography
We don't notice it much with our normal photography, but in astro work, it jumps out. Sta
dagoldst Gold Member25-Mar-15 04:01 AM
by jeraldasmith
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A general, generic topic M81 and M82
It is cloudy and starting to rain here tonight, but the sky was relatively clear the last
gvk Silver Member25-Mar-15 02:38 AM
by gvk
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A general, generic topic Moon,,, Venus and Plane!
A few nights ago when exercising one of my pups,,,, I came around a bend and looked up see
elec164 Silver Member25-Mar-15 12:53 AM
by gvk
149
A general, generic topic Aurora over the Outhouse
From 3-18 at 02:29 ADST MP 147 of the George Parks Hwy, Alaska The show went for most o
2pixels_short Gold Member Laureate Ribbon awarded for winning in the Best of Nikonians 2013 images Photo Contest 24-Mar-15 03:14 AM
by coolmom42
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A general, generic topic This is your brain on Aurora
This image reminded me of the old anti-drug PSA about your brain on drugs. Between the
2pixels_short Gold Member Laureate Ribbon awarded for winning in the Best of Nikonians 2013 images Photo Contest 23-Mar-15 09:10 AM
by Asgard
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A general, generic topic BackyardNikon screenshots
For those interested in long exposures and automating the process, this is your applicatio
dagoldst Gold Member23-Mar-15 01:13 AM
by jstream
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A general, generic topic Ice Crystal Aurora
During this weeks G4 storm, Just before leaving the photograph position. Due to the closen
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 23-Mar-15 01:05 AM
by elec164
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A general, generic topic Light Pollution at Joshua Tree
I was wondering how it is to photograph the Milky Way from Joshua Tree National Monument d
herbnapa Silver Member19-Mar-15 05:39 PM051
A general, generic topic Mesa Moon
This is my first moon shot with my new "Tamzooka" birthday present. It was taken in Mesa,
epathoward Gold Member15-Mar-15 02:13 AM
by dagoldst
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A general, generic topic The Moon, again!
The clouds disappeared yesterday here in eastern CT, and last night we had the first clear
gvk Silver Member08-Mar-15 02:23 AM
by dagoldst
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A general, generic topic M45
D610, http:/ /www.nikonians.org/d cfp/user_files/29918 0.jpg
dagoldst Gold Member08-Mar-15 02:19 AM
by dagoldst
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A general, generic topic advantages/disadvantages of a non- refractor scoe for p...
some scopes, like reflectors need adjustments and collimating. other than that is there an
MarkM10431 Silver Member07-Mar-15 07:40 PM
by gvk
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A general, generic topic Jupiter at Opposition
While driving home on I95 last night, I saw Jupiter brightly rising in the eastern sky. Si
gvk Silver Member03-Mar-15 05:48 PM
by gvk
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A general, generic topic Focuser/Field Flattener conversion for FX on my Skywatc...
I've had vignetting and really bad circular distortion/color issues outside of the DX fram
dagoldst Gold Member01-Mar-15 09:58 PM
by gvk
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A general, generic topic BackyardNikon is now available
This is cool software if you are doing AP. This video steps you through using the app.
dagoldst Gold Member26-Feb-15 12:49 PM
by dagoldst
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A general, generic topic Can't find the moon thread...
So I'll post this here. I'm happy with this first attempt with a lens I've had for 4 whol
jstream Silver Member25-Feb-15 05:12 AM
by jstream
366
A general, generic topic What's happening?
Hi All, As I'm so new to this idea of shooting the sky at night, there are several thin
jstream Silver Member20-Feb-15 03:18 AM
by jstream
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A general, generic topic Dark Site 2-14 M51, M108, M97 and NGC 3631
http://cimg2.ib srv.net/gimg/www.cor vetteforum.com-vbull etin/2000x1333/80-ds c_1559a_db
MarkM10431 Silver Member18-Feb-15 07:39 PM
by dagoldst
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A general, generic topic 2-14 last post M81 and M82 Cigar and Bodes Galaxies, N...
http://cimg3.ib srv.net/gimg/www.cor vetteforum.com-vbull etin/1340x2000/80-ds c_1563_981
MarkM10431 Silver Member17-Feb-15 05:04 PM
by gvk
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This is a hot, active topic! M31 - Andromeda Galaxy
My tracking was much better tonight and I was able to expose up to 5 minutes at a time.
dagoldst Gold Member16-Feb-15 01:21 PM
by dagoldst
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A general, generic topic Dark Site 2-14 Jupiter and M33
http://cimg9.ib srv.net/gimg/www.cor vetteforum.com-vbull etin/2000x1389/80-ds c_1550_190
MarkM10431 Silver Member16-Feb-15 02:28 AM054
A general, generic topic Nikon D810A for your Astrophotography
The D810A has been announced. If you would like more info, see other thread I started:
icslowmo Silver Member10-Feb-15 08:21 AM079