Saturday, 30 June 2012

Thursday, 28 June 2012

Spotty again!

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I spotted a gap in the clouds between 13.30 and 14.00 today (a day off today!) so here is today's Sun through high haze, as always.  Nice to see some AR's have formed and a couple more have come into view.

Sunday, 24 June 2012

An almost featureless Sun

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Having waited all day for the usual tiny gap in the clouds - here is today's almost featureless Sun.  'Twas a bit awkward to process as I had nothing much to go on!

Wednesday, 20 June 2012

Tuesday, 19 June 2012

Goodbye giant spot!

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The recent huge active area is now heading round the corner!  I doubt if it will return, but we may be lucky in a couple of weeks to see what’s left of it as the Sun spins it back into view.

Monday, 18 June 2012

Monday Sunday–if you see what I mean!

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Today's Sun taken with the disc barely over the neighbours rooftops!  I just gat a clear patch in time to get this run of 64 frames.

Sunday, 17 June 2012

Sunny (!) Sunday Sun

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Through the now customary tiny gap in the clouds and high haze - 82 frames stacked for this image.

Saturday, 16 June 2012

Wot? No night-time Astro Pictures from Bizibilder?

The nights are not actually dark enough for any Deep Sky Astro-photography at the moment.  For around a month either side of midsummers day the sun does not get far enough below the horizon to allow a truly dark sky.  If you look to your northern horizon at around midnight(from the UK) you will see the effect quite easily – the sky is still blue rather than jet black. (Pesky clouds permitting, of course!).

Another “through a gap in the clouds” Sun Picture!

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As the title says…….

That spot group is H U G E ! !

Friday, 15 June 2012

Windy day!

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Todays effort through gaps in the clouds on a very windy day!

Tuesday, 12 June 2012

Early evening (17.45 BST) Sun

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Today's Sun taken very late in the day after the clouds finally cleared away.  86 from 100 frames  with my 120 APO and Canon 1100D.

Sunday, 10 June 2012

A Sunny day at last!

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Finally a break in the clouds!  So a reasonable set of pictures taken at a leisurely pace, instead of a mad dash between the clouds!

Saturday, 9 June 2012

The Sun

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Only four frames!! Just a tiny gap in the clouds. Todays Sun.

Wednesday, 6 June 2012

The Sun–still spotty

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Today's Sun through a large gap in the clouds.  Bizibilder was still asleep for the transit of Venus this morning – and as far as he is aware the sky was fully cloudy anyway!

Tuesday, 5 June 2012

The Sun on a cloudy day!

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Bizibilder took these this morning through high clouds.  He was amazed to see any image at all as the laptop screen he uses for alignment and focussing showed clouds scudding across the disc for the whole session!

Monday, 4 June 2012

Spotty through the clouds

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Managed this at lunchtime through a few gaps in the clouds.

Saturday, 2 June 2012

What a lot of spots on old spotty!

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There seems to be a large "group of groups" appearing!  As well as a long string of spot groups across the southern hemisphere.  Should make for some interesting viewing over the next fortnight or so.