Thursday, October 19, 2017

CCD Cameras and Frost

September 11, 2009 by  
Filed under Articles, Equipment

A couple of years ago after owning my SBIG ST2000-XCM camera for about 10 months, I ran into a situation that puzzled me.  I was at Anza and started imaging M42 so I decided to start with 5 minute subs.  The first shot looked pretty good.  No field of view rotation, guiding looked good, in […]

Astrophography with a 1 1/4″ focuser

March 13, 2009 by  
Filed under Articles, How To's, Starting Out

If you are like me, you are amazed by all the wonderful photos people are getting with their telescopes. Yes it does take a while and is not easy, but there are things you can do to try it out. We’ll focus on the types of astrophotography you can do with a  telescope that has […]