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by astrotones
Sun Jan 20, 2008 11:49 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Deimos captured
Replies: 5
Views: 1880

Excellent, this is a tough one to get well done :D
by astrotones
Sat Sep 08, 2007 10:30 am
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Uranus and Moons (I hope)
Replies: 5
Views: 2266

Very nice capture well done :D 8)
by astrotones
Wed Jul 18, 2007 10:24 pm
Forum: General chat
Topic: So you think you know what you see?
Replies: 4
Views: 1467

:shock:

That is a great Illusion :D
by astrotones
Fri Mar 16, 2007 6:30 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: IC 443 - The "Jellyfish" Nebula - Keith Slucock
Replies: 4
Views: 1771

Fantastic Catch 8)
by astrotones
Mon Mar 05, 2007 6:47 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: My Best Image
Replies: 11
Views: 4037

Hi Richard, The first Images is indeed a Mosaic, i did a 30 sec expose to get the background stars then over lapped a normal shot of the Eclipse which was taken straight after the 30 sec image. Here is a Animation from the event :D http://i23.photobucket.com/albums/b399/orionthehunter1971/JamesDsyon...
by astrotones
Mon Mar 05, 2007 12:41 am
Forum: Gallery
Topic: My Best Image
Replies: 11
Views: 4037

Thank you everybody for your kind comments.. Here is a collection of images from the wonderful evening :D http://www.cloudynights.com/photopost/data/500/9849LEIMAGESCOLLECTIONALLIMAGESSMALL-med.jpg Sorry if the image size is larger than normal for the forum my computer is playing up :roll: Regards J...
by astrotones
Sun Mar 04, 2007 2:40 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: My Best Image
Replies: 11
Views: 4037

My Best Image

Lunar Eclipse 2007 taken with a 6" Achromat Refractor and Canon 300D.

Image

Hope you like it

James :D
by astrotones
Tue Dec 19, 2006 11:56 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: saturn last night
Replies: 21
Views: 5981

James if you dont mind i would like to talk with you about precisly what you did ( in detail what software ect ) so could i email you ? it might be too lenghty to chat here, many thanks for taking the time to have a go at my image much appreciated Yes no problem at all i would be glad to help :D I'...
by astrotones
Tue Dec 19, 2006 5:22 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: saturn last night
Replies: 21
Views: 5981

Hi Neil,

Great images, the last one i played with see what ya think mate?

Aligned the RGB channels a little better and also the levels.

Image

James :D
by astrotones
Sat Dec 16, 2006 6:13 pm
Forum: General chat
Topic: My first experience.....
Replies: 3
Views: 1284

Not been to a planetarium in a long time (15yrs), Jodrel Bank was the last one i went too very enjoyable though.

Glad you had a good time there :D
by astrotones
Sat Dec 16, 2006 6:10 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: just for fun massive plato
Replies: 4
Views: 1763

For the image scale thats a great image :D
by astrotones
Wed Nov 22, 2006 11:06 am
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Mercury in the Morning + Moon
Replies: 3
Views: 1684

Lovely images of a fantastic sight John :D
by astrotones
Sat Nov 18, 2006 12:30 pm
Forum: Observing
Topic: Don't forget Mercury in the Morning
Replies: 3
Views: 1653

Thanks to your heads up John i remembered to be up for this and very pleased i did Wonderful sight :)

Earthshine was just magical here.Mercury looked good in my 6"Refractor and
10mm ep.
James
by astrotones
Fri Nov 17, 2006 1:12 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Double Cluster
Replies: 0
Views: 951

Double Cluster

WOW it was clear for just over a Hour last Night :shock: forecast was for rain which did not come but the clouds did.. Tried out a 6" Helios Refractor F/5 with a Canon 300D to get the image below, CA wasn't as bad as expected and the views at the eyepiece were splendid, many stars resolved which ind...
by astrotones
Fri Nov 17, 2006 1:05 pm
Forum: General chat
Topic: Pope sacks Chief Astronomer
Replies: 19
Views: 6211

I'm sure if we actually were able to meet God and asked him what IS the answer behind everything he'd say
42 :wink:

I agree with your thoughts Rich :)