Thursday, 29 December 2016

The Sun 29 Dec 2016

Todays Sun - seeing slightly better than it has been but still poor!  AR2621 is not easy to spot on my image but it is there if you know where to look  ;)  !

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Monday, 26 December 2016

A spotless Boxing Day Sun

A spotless Sun today!  I took 250 frames and stacked 49 of them for this image.  Poor seeing and windy too!:

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Thursday, 22 December 2016

Winter Sun

First sight of the Sun for a while!  The seeing was awful but I managed to get this:

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Thursday, 15 December 2016

Sunday, 4 December 2016

December Sun

Today's Sun in poor seeing - the close up is the best I could get from six runs of 4000 frames - just stacking the best 100.

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Saturday, 26 November 2016

A steady winter Sun

Today's Sun which, although low, was reasonably steady for imaging.  120mm Achromat, Canon 1100D, Baader film, 1/1600sec, ISO 100, motorised EQ5:

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Tuesday, 25 October 2016

A Hazy Sun

A very low Sun with quite a bit of haze about so I had to go to 1/640 sec at ISO 100 (normally 1/2000 or shorter!).  Sorry about the dust bunnies - i've cleaned the sensor ready for next time:

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Sunday, 23 October 2016

Today’s Sun

Not much going on - today's Sun:

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Saturday, 22 October 2016

22 October Sun

The Sun today – not much going on:

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Daylight Moon

A daylight Moon – a stack of 40 from 150 shots taken with a Canon 1100D and 120mm refractor:

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