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    Default One from Coventry City Centre



    well as i was at work and didn't really have much hope as it had been cloudy , i nipped out and took a few random shots, this was about the best i got of tonights meteor shower, LP killing everything
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    Default Re: One from Coventry City Centre

    Cool capture, Rob! A meteor and the Double Cluster, it appears. Nice!

    I got nothing but cloud bellies here.
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    Default Re: One from Coventry City Centre

    Thanks Bryan, i did use Stellarium to try and appear intelligent to the gathering crowd LOL i think the clusters were Haedus and and the one next to it but its been mental shift at work and brain is frazzled
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    Default Re: One from Coventry City Centre

    Really nice Rob! I actually managed to see a couple through the smoky haze.
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    Default Re: One from Coventry City Centre

    told ya brain fried , its Mirphak and area , could be haedus as that would have been hidden behind 8 story buildings lol
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    Default Re: One from Coventry City Centre

    Nice capture Rob. Thanks for posting. Clear skies.
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    That is a good shot to be just a random shot,
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    Deffo random , I work in one of the busiest control rooms for a water utility, we getting 2x 15 mins and a 30 minute lunch , so I had already snuck to the car park and got tripod and camera mounted , 1st shot was moon for focus , then just 10sec bursts at wide open and ISO 400/200 on a 35mm cropped sensor, literally shoot the sky no planning nothing lol, unlike the blood moon and eclipse , that had planning we managed to secure for the office H&S permission to use the upper balcony ������
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    Nice shot Rob, in spite of the conditions. Clouded out over here.
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    Hey that nipping out really paid off, looks terrific
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