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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 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 Silver Member 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 AM0734 ---
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 03:38 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 10:31 PM
by dagoldst
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A general, generic topic Cygnus Test Image
I shot a 10 minute total exposure time of Cygnus. My neighbor's outside lights were al
jeraldasmith Silver Member28-Dec-14 08:41 PM
by jeraldasmith
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A general, generic topic Orion
Two nights ago I was letting the pup out and realized the sky was pretty darn clear. Threw
Matthew Gregory Silver Member28-Dec-14 07:45 PM011 ---
A general, generic topic Alternative to the vixen polarie
hi all looking for a tracker solution like the vixen. the polarie only supports about 4 po
MarkM10431 Silver Member28-Dec-14 06:27 PM
by jeraldasmith
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A general, generic topic Lunar Crescents
I have uploaded a few of my astrophotos - mostly lunar, but also one of the Andromeda gala
warddl01 Silver Member28-Dec-14 01:25 PM
by warddl01
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This is a hot, active topic! Pleiades
D610, 70-300mm VR - 30 images processed in Nebulosity, then Photoshop CC 2014 and finally
dagoldst Gold Member27-Dec-14 07:51 PM
by MarkM10431
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A general, generic topic Back out to the Dark Site. did some star trails and Ori...
the Orion Nebula looked better on the lcd than in the computer. Exposur e Aperture: f/2
MarkM10431 Silver Member27-Dec-14 07:23 PM
by MarkM10431
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A general, generic topic Orion autoguider scope and camera
Thought I'd post a shot of this setup. My dear wife bought this for me for Xmas. It's a
dagoldst Gold Member26-Dec-14 05:23 PM
by elec164
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This is a hot, active topic! Orion setting behind the moon Port Willunga SA
I figured this would be the best forum for this one - even though it is not just stars.
NRandall Silver Member22-Dec-14 07:22 AM
by NRandall
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This is a hot, active topic! Moon Exposure and LR5 settings
Hello everyone. I was attempting to capture the moon this morning using my D750 and Tamro
BobG55 Silver Member21-Dec-14 03:02 PM
by elec164
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A general, generic topic Stars and mother earth's campfire
took this last week Nikon Df, 20mm f/2.8 AI-s @ 2.8, 20 seconds, ISO 3200 http:/
autoexer Silver Member21-Dec-14 03:56 AM
by jstream
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A general, generic topic Moon at first quarter
This shot was hand held, D7100 + 55-300mm Nikkor at 300mm. f/8 at 1/400s, ISO 1000 I was
RogerBrowne Silver Member30-Nov-14 07:47 AM
by RogerBrowne
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A general, generic topic Moon shot with Nikon V1 w/FT-1 and 70-300VR
All in all not bad my only complaint was the Moon was so bright it was hard to see details
James23p Moderator Awarded for his wide variety of skills, a true generalist both in film and digital photography 22-Nov-14 05:50 AM
by James23p
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A general, generic topic Solar eclipse series
After returning home from Guadalajara where I photographed the lunar eclipse, I set my sig
gpyros Silver Member21-Nov-14 06:37 AM
by jrp
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A general, generic topic My first Milky Way - Arches National Park
Instead of posting a scaled down version of the photo, here is a link to my flickr page:
mdsiamese Silver Member18-Nov-14 01:13 AM
by mnbuilder49
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A general, generic topic Beaver Moon 2014
Taken one hour after moonrise. This image was cropped to about 7% of the original dimensio
elcee Silver Member Fellow Ribbon awarded for his sharing knowledge contributions to the community in addition to his words of encouragement for further advancement 09-Nov-14 07:47 PM
by elcee
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A general, generic topic Partial solar eclipse, 23 October 2014
Thought I would share a couple of photos of today's eclipse. This is what you can do in
Kryoclasm Silver Member31-Oct-14 08:57 PM
by mnbuilder49
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A general, generic topic Solar Eclipse at Sunset
A shot as the sun touched the horizon. Not much of the eclipse left, but fortunately the
lastdaylight Gold Member Laureate Ribbon awarded for winning in the Best of Nikonians 2013 images Photo Contest 31-Oct-14 08:55 PM
by mnbuilder49
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A general, generic topic Sun
Shot this with the D750 and a Sigma 400 f5.6 APO MACRO. It's a combination of 2 shots of t
nwcs Silver Member Awarded for his in-depth knowledge in various areas, including Landscape and Wildlife Photography 27-Oct-14 12:09 PM
by nwcs
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A general, generic topic Huge Solar spots today
Today we were arriving to Port of Melbourne on board Celebrity Century cruise ship. It was
burchan Silver Member24-Oct-14 09:58 AM0110 ---
A general, generic topic Milky Way Over Longs Peak
I've been a Nikonian for a couple years, but this is the first post of a photo for me. I'm
liljenbergr Silver Member24-Oct-14 06:56 AM
by jrp
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A general, generic topic Another trip to the NEFAS dark site.
went out to the NEFAS dark site, and took some photos. tried stacking but I think I need f
MarkM10431 Silver Member24-Oct-14 01:13 AM
by MarkM10431
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A general, generic topic Lunar Eclipse - Blood Moon
Larry http://www. larryandersonphotogr aphy.com http://www .andersonmasterbuild ers.com
mnbuilder49 Moderator Awarded for his high level skills in various areas, especially in Interiors Architecture, Landscape and HDR Photography 22-Oct-14 12:31 AM
by mnbuilder49
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A general, generic topic Milky Way and stars in ADK
I have to preface this post with an apology. I'm capable of better images than these, but
Matthew Gregory Silver Member19-Oct-14 03:15 AM
by dwr857
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A general, generic topic Start of the eclipse
4:23 am CDT D800e 500mm F4 lens 1.4 tc F8 1/250 sec ISO 400 Larry http:/ /www.larryan
mnbuilder49 Moderator Awarded for his high level skills in various areas, especially in Interiors Architecture, Landscape and HDR Photography 13-Oct-14 12:19 PM
by mnbuilder49
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A general, generic topic Lunar eclipse Alaska
Nikon D300 (crop sensor) - Reflex-Nikkor 500mm ƒ/8 AI - ISO 3200 - 1/2sec, cropped a bit a
2pixels_short Gold Member Laureate Ribbon awarded for winning in the Best of Nikonians 2013 images Photo Contest 13-Oct-14 01:12 AM
by 2pixels_short
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