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    Default Super Noob. personal BEST Saturn



    This was this morning 11/12/10 at about 5:30am est.

    Zhummel 12" flocked, Zhummel 24-8mm zoom ep at about 11mm (130xish)

    Sony cybershot point ans shoot 10mp EV at -2 and in burst mode

    My best to date Saturn, This is one frame no processing since my craptop pc lacks imaging power.



    proud of that one ^
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    Good job. Very nice. I gotta get my butt out there early.

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    Thanks, I was up early to bag comet Ikea and failed for the third time in a row so I swung up to saturn. Its rings are tilted more this time. Very nice to look at
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    Looks awesome! I was up this morning too but it was too cloudy.

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    Plossl 40mm, 25mm, 17mm, 10mm, 7.5mm, and 6.3mm eyepieces
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    Good job! You can easily see the disk of the rings. I tried imaging Saturn when I was a kid and all you could see was a white blobby figure-8.

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    Take a couple of dozen shots like that and stack them in DSS - free prog - you'll be amazed how much better it will be
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    Id love to but I dont have enough computing power for such programs
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    Awesome, makes me want to get a bigger scope!

 

 

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