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    Default Crescent Moon pics from earlier



    Just thought I'd share this image from earlier:



    603 frames processed in AVI Stack.

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    Default Re: Crescent Moon pics from earlier

    nicely done, what gear are you using?

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    Default Re: Crescent Moon pics from earlier

    A nice capture of the crescent moon.

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    Nice sharp image!
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    Default Re: Crescent Moon pics from earlier

    Thanks everyone. I just had really good conditions and took advantage of them.


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    nicely done, what gear are you using?
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    Scope: NexStar 6SE
    Camera: Canon 60D w/ T-Adapter at prime focus
    Capture Software: BackyardEOS
    Other Software: AVI Stack, Photoshop CC 2014

    It was generated from 800 frames of which 603 were actually used.

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    Default Re: Crescent Moon pics from earlier

    Great shot! Well done! Thanks for sharing.
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    Default Re: Crescent Moon pics from earlier

    Hi Ashley. You did a nice job with this crescent lunar image with your 6SE scope and Canon 60D camera. You caught a lot of nice surface details and contrast along the terminator. Thanks for sharing this with us Ashley, and I do hope to see more of your fine work again on here soon.
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    Default Re: Crescent Moon pics from earlier

    Great job Ashley!!!

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