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    Default Starting to get the hang of the Neximage 5 and Registax



    Here's an image of Saturn I took last night using a Neximage 5. I haven't really played with it much nor have I used Registax much either. I'm having difficulty figuring out getting a better focus. I used a Bahtinov mask with the NE5 on Arcturus and then slewed back to Saturn and centered it. Seeing was not that awful I didn't think but then again maybe it was or it could be me. I used my Meade LS-6 as I wasn't up for setting up my CGEM after hauling it up from the basement. The LS-6 I like for the simple reason it's light and a quick setup and self aligns when I'm too tired and dreading the breakdown after a long night before getting up for work on a Monday morning.

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    Default Re: Starting to get the hang of the Neximage 5 and Registax

    very very nice - thank you

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    Default Re: Starting to get the hang of the Neximage 5 and Registax

    Quote Originally Posted by hladamjr View Post
    Here's an image of Saturn I took last night using a Neximage 5. I haven't really played with it much nor have I used Registax much either. I'm having difficulty figuring out getting a better focus. I used a Bahtinov mask with the NE5 on Arcturus and then slewed back to Saturn and centered it. Seeing was not that awful I didn't think but then again maybe it was or it could be me. I used my Meade LS-6 as I wasn't up for setting up my CGEM after hauling it up from the basement. The LS-6 I like for the simple reason it's light and a quick setup and self aligns when I'm too tired and dreading the breakdown after a long night before getting up for work on a Monday morning.

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    Default Re: Starting to get the hang of the Neximage 5 and Registax

    Nice capture! Not to worry. I cannot do much in registax either. But keep up the good work and keep sharing your results.

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