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    I'm new to the site, so I just wanted to say hello. I'm a photographer, but have just started astro imaging, and this site is great for tips. You'll probably see loads of questions from me soon on how to combat light pollution (apparently, using a baseball bat to the street lights is not allowed).

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    Hello and welcome to the forums..
    Best not to use a baseball bat to be honest....
    Build yourself a small screen out of 2x1 baton and put it between you and the light should help
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    Hi and welcome to our forums . Have a look at the stickies in the Astrophotography forums.

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    Quote Originally Posted by KK71 View Post
    I'm new to the site, so I just wanted to say hello. I'm a photographer, but have just started astro imaging, and this site is great for tips. You'll probably see loads of questions from me soon on how to combat light pollution (apparently, using a baseball bat to the street lights is not allowed).
    Ix-nay on the at-bay.

    Another idea is to just find a location, preferably not too far from your home, and do your observing without the street lights.
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