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by rsfoto
Wed Apr 18, 2018 7:57 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: NEAF
Replies: 6
Views: 100

Re: NEAF

Hi Brian and all: I was thinking of meeting at the Televue stand at 10:00AM on Saturday, if it works for others. I am obviously flexible for any other location or time in the morning. I would like to save the afternoon for the lectures. Franco Hi Franco, eshibitors in the Eric and me (Mexico) are a...
by rsfoto
Sat Apr 07, 2018 3:47 pm
Forum: Solar Astronomy Equipment Reviews
Topic: iOptron CEM 120
Replies: 7
Views: 240

Re: iOptron CEM 120

A great looking rig! Hi Mark, Thank you ans yes those mounts are real sturdy. I have been putting them through the paces and learning how to use them. The menu of the Hand box is quite intuitive and has lots of functions but also some important missing points. The Serial Numbers of that specific mo...
by rsfoto
Sat Apr 07, 2018 3:40 pm
Forum: Solar Astronomy Equipment Reviews
Topic: iOptron CEM 120
Replies: 7
Views: 240

Re: iOptron CEM 120

Wow! you have some amazing blossom trees :) Alexandra Hi Alexandra, Yes those are the so called Jacaranda trees. We have a lot of those in Mexico City but hey are not native from Mexico. I read somewhere the history how they came from Japan to Mexico Yesterday it was raining, I had the Sun in front...
by rsfoto
Thu Apr 05, 2018 6:23 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sun HA 5th April (Disks + Proms)
Replies: 8
Views: 171

Re: Sun HA 5th April (Disks + Proms)

Very good images
by rsfoto
Wed Apr 04, 2018 8:16 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: 4th April
Replies: 10
Views: 234

Re: 4th April

Very very nice fine details of the surface and the Spot goes on :-) or was it the Waltz :-)
by rsfoto
Wed Apr 04, 2018 8:16 pm
Forum: Solar Astronomy Equipment Reviews
Topic: iOptron CEM 120
Replies: 7
Views: 240

iOptron CEM 120

Hi, A few weeks ago I posted somewhere that I would be getting two new equatorial mounts. Well, yesterday they landed in my hous late afternoon. Some images of my old G11 and the new CEM 120EC2 side by side and setup with some scopes I had collecting dust. The golden counterweights are Made in Mexic...
by rsfoto
Sat Mar 31, 2018 3:58 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Turbulent AR2703
Replies: 11
Views: 261

Re: Turbulent AR2703

Hi Paul,

Very nice and interestimg sequence.
by rsfoto
Sat Mar 31, 2018 3:55 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: A bit of reflected sun from 28-3-2018
Replies: 5
Views: 112

Re: A bit of reflected sun from 28-3-2018

Great sharpness, contrast and interresting how the colors make the moon look in a different way.

I guess every colour s a different type of Soil.
by rsfoto
Sat Mar 31, 2018 3:52 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Today's SUN (20180331) FD images
Replies: 12
Views: 289

Re: Today's SUN (20180331) FD images

Great images and an interesting Filament coming out from the new Sun spot.
by rsfoto
Fri Mar 30, 2018 8:50 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Today's SUN (20180330) | Coronado SM90II again
Replies: 12
Views: 319

Re: Today's SUN (20180330) | Coronado SM90II again

Hi,

Great images- There is a Sunspot coming
by rsfoto
Tue Mar 27, 2018 4:01 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sunday 25th March 2018
Replies: 8
Views: 215

Re: Sunday 25th March 2018

Hi Alexandra,

Very nice images and you have some quite good H-alpha filters very good tuned in band

Unfortunately the Sun is Bold :cry:

regards
by rsfoto
Mon Mar 26, 2018 5:00 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: First Light ED80 / Lunt50 Frankenscope
Replies: 9
Views: 248

Re: First Light ED80 / Lunt50 Frankenscope

Looks very good in band
by rsfoto
Mon Mar 26, 2018 4:56 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Today's SUN (20180325) | SM90II images
Replies: 15
Views: 351

Re: Today's SUN (20180325) | SM90II images

Hi Pedro, ¿ do you have a H-alpha accessory store ? Just joking. One question: I see you have a BF 30. How many years and did they ever rust ? I have 3 of them and already got 2 replacements in less then 10 years and now the new ones are starting to rust again and I have them in a very dry climate. ...
by rsfoto
Sun Mar 25, 2018 5:40 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Today's SUN (20180325) | SM90II images
Replies: 15
Views: 351

Re: Today's SUN (20180325) | SM90II images

Bom dia

Nice images and prominences o the West limb
by rsfoto
Sun Mar 25, 2018 5:37 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sunday Sun 25th March
Replies: 12
Views: 275

Re: Sunday Sun 25th March

Very good images. With my setup I am not able to get that much close up ...
by rsfoto
Sun Mar 25, 2018 5:36 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Springtime Sunshine - 25th March
Replies: 12
Views: 261

Re: Springtime Sunshine - 25th March

Amazing images Mark

Very good Prominence shot
by rsfoto
Sun Mar 25, 2018 5:34 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Here comes the sun ! March 24th
Replies: 12
Views: 255

Re: Here comes the sun ! March 24th

Great details on the Prominence

regards
by rsfoto
Fri Mar 23, 2018 7:02 pm
Forum: Commercial Solar Filters/Cameras/Hardware
Topic: First light with ASI 183MM
Replies: 5
Views: 297

Re: First light with ASI 183MM

Hi and WOW

I would like to see a full pixel image size

How long does it now take in RegiStax to process that image ?

regards Rainer
by rsfoto
Mon Mar 19, 2018 7:25 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Weekend Sunlight - Many Angles
Replies: 13
Views: 340

Re: Weekend Sunlight - Many Angles

Hi,

Great Sun images as well as the Moon Venus Mercury conjunction. I took the same at about 19:20 hours in Mexico City and the moon and mercury line is nearly horizontal.
by rsfoto
Sun Mar 18, 2018 3:32 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Today's SUN (20180318) after some cloud dodging
Replies: 12
Views: 359

Re: Today's SUN (20180318) after some cloud dodging

Hi Pedro,

NIce details on the H-alpha image. The wannabee Sunspot did not turn out :-) and it is disapearing on the West
by rsfoto
Sun Mar 18, 2018 1:31 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Still pretty quiet
Replies: 8
Views: 209

Re: Still pretty quiet

:( Hi,

If this is quiet then let us see what comes next ... :(
by rsfoto
Sat Mar 17, 2018 7:04 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sol from the 16th of March 2018.
Replies: 8
Views: 230

Re: Sol from the 16th of March 2018.

Hi Eric,

There is a " wannabee " Sunspot Those two little white spots.

:lol:
by rsfoto
Fri Mar 16, 2018 6:48 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: March 15th in Ha
Replies: 16
Views: 329

Re: March 15th in Ha

Hi Brian,

Great detail in the images. There is a tiny wannabee Sun Spot

:D
by rsfoto
Thu Mar 15, 2018 11:00 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: H-Alpha Sun on Pi Day in Singapore
Replies: 9
Views: 311

Re: H-Alpha Sun on Pi Day in Singapore

Quite a close up

:shock: