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Image Processing of Comets

Hi Guys, With Comet Garradd starting to be nicely placed for observation and imaging I wanted to try my hand at imaging the comet and gear…

Started by Gregg Winter in AstroGab Forum

3 Jan 26, 2012
Reply by John O'Neal

Why Is Jupiter green?

Hi All:I'm an extreme new at astro imaging and on a minimal budget. I have a Celestron 9.25" SCT on cg5 asgt mount. un guided and my camera…

Started by David Liles in AstroGab Forum

5 Dec 14, 2011
Reply by David Liles

Desktop Help Please

My kid's b-day is coming up he'll be 12. My wife and I are going to get him a desktop to replace his laptop (that's going to me for capture…

Started by Marc Basti in AstroGab Forum

8 Nov 4, 2011
Reply by Marc Basti

Time to settle the score regarding BIAS VS. DARK FLATS!

I've been using DeepSkyStacker since I've started this about 2 years ago. I've learned how to acquire Lights, Darks, Flats, Bias and Dark F…

Started by Steve Coates in AstroGab Forum

14 Oct 29, 2011
Reply by Starhopper

Dollar $4 Dollar the Best Astro Investment You've Ever Made

Everyone has a favorite...whatever in everything that you do. Favorite food, color, place, we all have them. This hobby is no different. We…

Started by Trevor Woodrow in AstroGab Forum

12 Sep 29, 2011
Reply by Starhopper

viewing and pics

Hey all, I was wondering how often you go out at night and take pics when the sky is clear but the "seeing" conditions are poor or the star…

Started by Bryan Carter in AstroGab Forum

18 Sep 19, 2011
Reply by Starhopper

starting point for astrophotography?

I was wondering if there is a site or would anyone be able to help with a starting point with an object to take pics of and what camera set…

Started by Bryan Carter in AstroGab Forum

12 Sep 19, 2011
Reply by Marc Basti

Edge HD optics

Anyone have this optical tube. I just got the 1100 HD. I've heard it's tricky to get the stars to align perfectly on the CCD chip so that t…

Started by Charles Dunlop in AstroGab Forum

3 Jul 31, 2011
Reply by Lisa Kaminski

Auto Focusing +

Hi All, Just starting to redo my system to guide, focus and image with Maxim 5.12 what I wounded is can I use Elbrus in stead of PINPONT A…

Started by PETER TAYLOR in AstroGab Forum

0 Jul 11, 2011

NGC 7380

Has anyone imaged NGC 7380? Wondering how difficult a target it might be from a moderately light poluted area with a 6" Newtonian and a non…

Started by Barry Brence in AstroGab Forum

5 Jul 6, 2011
Reply by Marc Basti


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