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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 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 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 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 PM0827 ---
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 AM0648 ---
This is a hot, active topic! Perseid Meteor Shower
The Perseid Meteor shower is arguably the best of the year and this year occurs on dark mo
nrothschild Silver Member Neil is an expert in several areas, including camera support 18-Aug-10 04:32 PM
by robsb
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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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This is a hot, active topic! Astronomy/Star Lens
Hello everyone! I just picked myself up a Nikon D5100 Body. I am looking at getting in
Psywar 27-Aug-12 11:32 PM
by gbowen
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A general, generic topic D7000 and astrophotography
Is a D7000 suitable for astrophotography? I plan to join an astronomy club, and while I do
gbowen Gold Member 27-Aug-12 04:35 PM
by gbowen
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A topic tagged as having a question Astrophotography with D800
Hi: Does anyone do astrophotography? I have my D800 and want to try this, but don't know
greekbecky 25-Aug-12 07:34 PM
by graemesmith
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This is a hot, active topic! Orion Nebula
Here's a shot of the Orion Nebula, M42, taken about a year ago. I'm hoping to stir up some
lastdaylight Gold Member Laureate Ribbon awarded for winning in the Best of Nikonians 2013 images Photo Contest 07-May-13 05:33 PM
by winthrop
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This is a hot, active topic! May-June Conjunction Challenge
I have a new challenge centered on an astronomical event playing out over the next few wee
nrothschild Silver Member Neil is an expert in several areas, including camera support 21-Jun-13 01:13 AM
by lastdaylight
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This is a hot, active topic! Comet Alert: March 12-??
This [link:http://science .nasa.gov/science-ne ws/science-at-nasa/2 013/06feb_panstarrs| NASA
nrothschild Silver Member Neil is an expert in several areas, including camera support 15-Mar-13 02:16 AM
by lastdaylight
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A general, generic topic Anybody going to that eclipse in 2017?
I usually don't plan stuff too far in advance (moving from Detroit to California was finis
MotoMannequin Moderator Awarded for his extraordinary skills in landscape and wildlife photography 28-Jul-09 05:08 PM
by cchoc
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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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This is a hot, active topic! May New Moon Challenge!
I thought I would try a challenge. If it works, maybe some contests? May is about the
nrothschild Silver Member Neil is an expert in several areas, including camera support 19-May-13 03:26 AM
by gvk
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A general, generic topic Perseids this Weekend!
It's that time of year, the Perseid Meteors are back! Actually they never left, but Planet
MotoMannequin Moderator Awarded for his extraordinary skills in landscape and wildlife photography 20-Aug-12 01:03 AM
by MotoMannequin
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A general, generic topic Perseids & Pleiades
I took the Perseid challenge early this morning, thanks Larry (Motomannequin). This was th
DeanAZ Moderator Expert nature photographer 17-Aug-12 01:58 AM
by mjhach
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A general, generic 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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A general, generic topic M31 Andromeda
Here is my first successful image of M31 (Andromeda galaxy) from last January. Of course
RABaker 06-Feb-13 03:52 AM
by glxman
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A general, generic topic Aurora Borealis - with new D7100
Took these on 3-17-13 at 2:30AM in Northern Wisconsin. Thanks for looking. Al Ni k
cockers Silver Member 30-Mar-13 06:22 PM
by cockers
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A general, generic topic Just took this....
Checking out solar filter and TC-20E III. First time using both of them. Photo taken at 1
gg987 Silver Member 22-Nov-12 07:01 AM
by burchan
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This is a hot, active topic! Night Sky of the Cocos (Keeling) Islands
Last night was the first in many a month where I had the chance to head north to our old j
Marjani Moderator expert in ocean scapes and underwater photography 30-May-13 03:49 PM
by Matto
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A general, generic topic Can any experts tell me what this is?
I took this moon shot May 5th of this year and I'm not sure what's leaving the trail ... I
HSSwan Silver Member 19-Sep-12 07:13 PM
by gbowen
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A general, generic topic Perseids in Alaska
Up in Turnagain Pass. Fighting the Moon and the clouds. Moon, Pleiades, Venus Best shot
2pixels_short Gold Member Laureate Ribbon awarded for winning in the Best of Nikonians 2013 images Photo Contest 20-Aug-12 01:30 PM
by Antero52
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A general, generic topic International Space Station
New astrophotography forum - that's awesome! Thanks so much, Neil for making this happen.
lastdaylight Gold Member Laureate Ribbon awarded for winning in the Best of Nikonians 2013 images Photo Contest 12-Sep-12 01:27 AM
by ScottChapin
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A general, generic topic New forum
Hi all. First just let me say how delighted I am to see this forum being created. Thank
jgould2 Gold Member Fellow Ribbon awarded for his excellent and frequent contributions and sharing his in-depth knowledge and experience with the community in the Nikonians spirit. 26-Aug-12 04:55 PM
by jgould2
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A general, generic topic An evening in Death Valley
Went to Death Valley over Thanksgiving and had a few nice nights. Not exactly astro, but
skiroc Silver Member 27-Feb-13 05:38 AM
by nrothschild
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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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This is a hot, active topic! Astronomy and astrophotography are journeys
This journey has no destination. It is as limitless as space. Only you place limits on wha
gbowen Gold Member 26-Sep-12 05:57 PM
by nrothschild
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