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by mattwastell
Tue Apr 14, 2020 7:23 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Solarscope Sunshine
Replies: 14
Views: 2721

Re: Solarscope Sunshine

Hi Alexandra - hope you are feeling all better.
The pics are pretty good - I like the spluttering of the prom images.
by mattwastell
Tue Apr 14, 2020 7:20 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: First Ha Solar Image with Lunt LS60T
Replies: 7
Views: 2628

Re: First Ha Solar Image with Lunt LS60T

Hello Ethan.
Great first up images. The LS60 is an awesome scope, you will have years of enjoyment with it - looking forward to seeing your progress.
by mattwastell
Fri Feb 14, 2020 8:13 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Today's SUN (2020207) BIG PROM
Replies: 20
Views: 7816

Re: Today's SUN (2020207) BIG PROM

Great stuff Pedro - a big prom based on what we have seen recently - looking forward to the Sun warming up!
by mattwastell
Fri Feb 14, 2020 8:11 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Prominences & Filaments | HA & CaK | Feb 9th 2020
Replies: 14
Views: 6423

Re: Prominences & Filaments | HA & CaK | Feb 9th 2020

Excellent edge shots - a treat for a Sun starved observer!
by mattwastell
Fri Feb 14, 2020 8:09 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Solar H-Alpha imaging (09/02/2020).
Replies: 13
Views: 5928

Re: Solar H-Alpha imaging (09/02/2020).

Disc shots are the best - thanks for the views Salvo.
by mattwastell
Fri Feb 14, 2020 8:07 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: February 8th - a cold Ha session
Replies: 15
Views: 6541

Re: February 8th - a cold Ha session

Hi Brian - there was a little going on & you captured it well. Still laugh out loud with our temperature differences. Not so funny are were the awful bushfires across our country recently - the current rain events have basically put some of the big one out / under control but we are now seeing flood...
by mattwastell
Fri Feb 14, 2020 8:01 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: 2-13-20 observations
Replies: 8
Views: 5090

Re: 2-13-20 observations

Don't worry about it being solar minimum - when things pick up you will have honed your solar skills & then pow!
by mattwastell
Mon Jan 20, 2020 8:51 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sun and sea
Replies: 14
Views: 4830

Re: Sun and sea

Hi Alexandra - that is a great sculpture!
I hope Derek has just taken a break due to general life & the bees - he will be chuffed we miss his images!
by mattwastell
Mon Jan 20, 2020 8:48 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Today's SUN (20200119) | TV101, LUNT60, LUNT60 Ca-K
Replies: 13
Views: 4713

Re: Today's SUN (20200119) | TV101, LUNT60, LUNT60 Ca-K

Hi Pedro.
Nice pics.
When I opened the images I first saw this - what Lunar feature is that I thought - very uniform?
I see astrological features in so many every day items!
by mattwastell
Fri Jan 17, 2020 8:47 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Solar Cycle N°24 Best Of !!!
Replies: 16
Views: 4915

Re: Solar Cycle N°24 Best Of !!!

Excellent collection JP - hope Cycle 25 gives you as many targets!
by mattwastell
Fri Jan 17, 2020 8:25 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Full Disc 16 January 2020
Replies: 8
Views: 3907

Re: Full Disc 16 January 2020

Hi Rainer - looks pretty good to my solar starved eyes! Thanks for the views.
by mattwastell
Wed Jan 15, 2020 9:09 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Penumbral Eclipse of the MOON (20200110)
Replies: 20
Views: 5862

Re: Penumbral Eclipse of the MOON (20200110)

Hello Pedro.
I hope you are well.
The images are great - subtle but we know what we are looking for!
I missed this here as we were clouded out / smoked out.
by mattwastell
Wed Jan 15, 2020 9:04 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Jan 13, 2020 FDs +
Replies: 15
Views: 4718

Re: Jan 13, 2020 FDs +

Thanks Phil - the disc looks great. I must get out soon & have a look!
by mattwastell
Wed Jan 15, 2020 9:01 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: 13-01-2020 Sun Time lapse
Replies: 7
Views: 3770

Re: 13-01-2020 Sun Time lapse

Hi Rainer - this looks the activity I first saw when I began Ha in 2006 (or there about). Hope we see the increase in activity soon!
by mattwastell
Tue Dec 03, 2019 9:19 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Continuum under 450nm with good seeing
Replies: 14
Views: 2019

Re: Continuum under 450nm with good seeing

The mountainous rage look pretty good - the solar pics are stupendously good - thanks for the candy!!!!!!
by mattwastell
Tue Dec 03, 2019 9:11 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: High Res Proms, Spicules, Cells | Jet Flyby | Oct 10th 2019
Replies: 15
Views: 1797

Re: High Res Proms, Spicules, Cells | Jet Flyby | Oct 10th 2019

That is showing off - awesome imaging Marty - looking forward to more of your images when the Sun pops!
by mattwastell
Tue Dec 03, 2019 8:53 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Mercury-Solar Transit Mega Thread | Nov 11th 2019
Replies: 16
Views: 1572

Re: Mercury-Solar Transit Mega Thread | Nov 11th 2019

Hi Marty
Excellent collection - thoroughly enjoyed your post (a tad late on my behalf).
by mattwastell
Tue Dec 03, 2019 8:51 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Mercury Transit | 20191111
Replies: 19
Views: 1856

Re: Mercury Transit | 20191111

Great record Pedro - I am enjoying viewing the transit images - we did not get the views from down here.
by mattwastell
Tue Dec 03, 2019 8:44 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Mercury Transit November 2019
Replies: 18
Views: 1614

Re: Mercury Transit November 2019

Hi Stu - I have not seen too many transit images - thanks! I saw a Mercury transit many years ago & was surprised (I was very inexperienced) how tiny it was on the Solar disc. Your image brought back very fond memories.
by mattwastell
Tue Dec 03, 2019 8:39 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Beautiful High-Res HA image 22Nov19
Replies: 16
Views: 1723

Re: Beautiful High-Res HA image 22Nov19

Great shag pile Alfred. I too like the softer image but both are sweet!
by mattwastell
Tue Dec 03, 2019 8:35 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Nov. 30 FDs and cute little prom
Replies: 9
Views: 1080

Re: Nov. 30 FDs and cute little prom

Looks good Phil. Good practice for a busier Sun!
by mattwastell
Tue Dec 03, 2019 8:31 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: November 30th in Ha
Replies: 14
Views: 1393

Re: November 30th in Ha

Hi Brian - the discs are crisp - not much going on though! I have not been out for some time - not much action & very hot. Glad you got the session in.
by mattwastell
Tue Dec 03, 2019 8:29 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: AR 12192 (20141021/25) | Pedro RE'
Replies: 19
Views: 1946

Re: AR 12192 (20141021/25) | Pedro RE'

Those were the days! Great pic Pedro & thanks for the memories!
by mattwastell
Tue May 14, 2019 8:47 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Today's SUN (20190512) | FD images (3 lights)
Replies: 14
Views: 1060

Re: Today's SUN (20190512) | FD images (3 lights)

Excellent collection Pedro. Enjoyed the Sun & the scenery too!
by mattwastell
Sun May 12, 2019 7:04 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sol from the 10th of May 2019.
Replies: 9
Views: 828

Re: Sol from the 10th of May 2019.

Eric - another super collection - I love discs but the close ups & mosaics are sweet!