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    Default Re: Did anyone see the aurora last night/this morning?



    I stepped outside last night to be greeted by clouds to the north that went on to cover the entire sky...solid layer of cloud tonight as well.
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    Default Re: Did anyone see the aurora last night/this morning?

    Well here is a little something from last night. All I did was increase the contrast a touch and resized so I can give you all a taste. LOL It really needs to be processed but here it is...

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    Like I said....it needs some tweaking.. to dark right now. I cannot wait for tonight!!! I hope it stays strong...
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    Default Re: Did anyone see the aurora last night/this morning?

    Quote Originally Posted by newbiegirl View Post
    Well here is a little something from last night. All I did was increase the contrast a touch and resized so I can give you all a taste. LOL It really needs to be processed but here it is...

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    Like I said....it needs some tweaking.. to dark right now. I cannot wait for tonight!!! I hope it stays strong...
    Ooh, nice! I'll have to look for them tonight.
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    Default Re: Did anyone see the aurora last night/this morning?

    Nice photo, Kara! I love the red in there.
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    Default Re: Did anyone see the aurora last night/this morning?

    Beautiful image....makes me wish I lived a bit further north (but then I think of Sagittarius and am glad I'm where I am in the summer...except for the light pollution ). I'll see if I can notice anything tonight but I doubt I'll be able to notice any given my latitude and local lp conditions.
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    I am sure my elevation helps with seeing the aurora at lower levels. I also assume, being that it was a low Kp, that's why it picked up more of the red and pink hues? Or am I wrong in thinking that.
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    Hi Kara. An superb aurora image from you. Very nice green and red colors in this capture. Sometimes I really miss being in the upper mid west, so I could have a chance to view these aurora displays again. Thanks for sharing this fine work with us Kara, and I hope that you have more success tonight.
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    HOLY!!! You weren't kidding when you said your camera was picking them up! WOW! That is awesome!!! I'm very envious of your view facing north!

    I am really, REALLY hoping for a show tonight. I don't think we are going to hit the dark spot - so I think what I might do is if I start to see them above the house, run to the edge of the big field behind the house - should give me a better view with hopefully less HOUSE in the way. If I go in the front yard there's a highway so I get the car light pollution and street lights across the Rail road tracks.
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    Amazing Kara! So very beautiful. Right up there with your lightning photo. I think there is a great photographer in you
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    Holy! If it keeps up like that it will be promising for a lot of us!

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