Dismiss Notice
New Cookie Policy
On May 24, 2018, we published revised versions of our Terms and Rules and Cookie Policy. Your use of AstronomyConnect.com’s services is subject to these revised terms.
Dan Acker

Sol_20120407a

Sol_20120407a
Dan Acker, Apr 20, 2016
george likes this.
    • george
      Nice what was your setup for taking this image?
    • Dan Acker
      This was my first attempt at eyepiece projection. The telescope was an William Optics 90mm APO with a Meade 20mm Plossl which gives ~30x. The camera was a Pentax *ist DS2 with a smc PENTAX-DA 18-55mm F3.5-5.6 AL operating at f/4.5, 1/500 sec, ISO 200. The camera was mounted using an Orion SteadyPix Deluxe Camera Mount. So, I guess it was really pseudo eyepiece projection. It took a lot of patients and trial & error to get the eyepiece and camera lined up correctly but it paid off.
      george likes this.
    There are no comments to display.
  • Album:
    Dan's Stuff
    Uploaded By:
    Dan Acker
    Date:
    Apr 20, 2016
    View Count:
    1,559
    Comment Count:
    2

    EXIF Data

    File Size:
    2 MB
    Mime Type:
    image/jpeg
    Width:
    1817px
    Height:
    1817px
     

    Note: EXIF data is stored on valid file types when a photo is uploaded. The photo may have been manipulated since upload (rotated, flipped, cropped etc).