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Thread: Sun Ha B/W just for fun

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    Default Sun Ha B/W just for fun



    Just having a little fun with black & white...

    Thanks for the peek.

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    Default Re: Sun Ha B/W just for fun

    Nice one, John! Was this with the new WO scope?
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    Default Re: Sun Ha B/W just for fun

    Quote Originally Posted by bladekeeper View Post
    Nice one, John! Was this with the new WO scope?
    Unfortunately no. We've had high daytime clouds every day since it arrived.
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    Default Re: Sun Ha B/W just for fun

    Looks like a lot of fun there John.
    Nice capture.
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    Default Re: Sun Ha B/W just for fun

    What is nice about Solar AP, you don't have to get up at crazy hours!

    Great catch John. Still figuring out how you shot and processed it
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    Default Re: Sun Ha B/W just for fun

    Quote Originally Posted by Hillrat View Post
    ...Still figuring out how you shot and processed it
    Me too.
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    Default Re: Sun Ha B/W just for fun

    Hmmm....you bought a scope to shoot the sun, but buying a new scope brings clouds, so dampens your efforts to shoot the sun. Sounds like a paradox to me.
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