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by colinbm
Sun Nov 24, 2013 12:31 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: GOAL REACHED!! THANK YOU!
Replies: 18
Views: 257

Re: GOAL REACHED!! THANK YOU!

Congratulations to all who have contributed to the SolarChat & CharlieBates non-profit for 2014. I have failed to meet my goal, but there is still a week to go. I have failed to meet plenty of my solar photography goals this year too :( Oh well life goes on, but importantly SolarChat & CharlieBates ...
by colinbm
Fri Sep 20, 2013 11:58 am
Forum: Charlie Bates Solar Astronomy Project Outreach Events!
Topic: Delta Museum of Aviation Sept 16th 2013
Replies: 5
Views: 547

Re: Delta Museum of Aviation Sept 16th 2013

You have more energy then the Sun, Prof Stephen ;)
Col
by colinbm
Wed Sep 18, 2013 12:08 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sunrise Distortion Extravaganza +Extras
Replies: 7
Views: 187

Re: Sunrise Distortion Extravaganza +Extras

Looks like a lava lamp Derek :D
Col
by colinbm
Wed Sep 18, 2013 8:05 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: 17th sun from Aussie land.
Replies: 12
Views: 206

Re: 17th sun from Aussie land.

Beautiful Ralph, thanks for sharing
Col
by colinbm
Sun Sep 15, 2013 1:58 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Friday the 13th Promorama with giant CaK prom
Replies: 16
Views: 182

Re: Friday the 13th Promorama with giant CaK prom

Thanks for sharing Eric, fantastic
Col
by colinbm
Sun Sep 15, 2013 8:30 am
Forum: Charlie Bates Solar Astronomy Project Outreach Events!
Topic: Druid Hills Middle School Outreach event
Replies: 7
Views: 540

Re: Druid Hills Middle School Outreach event

Way to go Stephen :thumbsup:
You don't get much time to scratch.........
Col
by colinbm
Sat Sep 14, 2013 1:25 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Alexandra (Montana) has offered to help me with stacking of avi's of Solar images.
Replies: 19
Views: 232

Re: Alexandra (Montana) has offered to help me with stacking of avi's of Solar images.

Thanks Walter
I am getting some practice on terrestrial objects.....waiting for the WL seeing to improve & spots to appear again.....some day ?
Col
by colinbm
Sat Sep 14, 2013 6:59 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: DMK51 first light 14th Sept.
Replies: 17
Views: 149

Re: DMK51 first light 14th Sept.

Beautiful work John
Col
by colinbm
Thu Sep 12, 2013 12:34 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sunrise War of the Worlds
Replies: 11
Views: 141

Re: Sunrise War of the Worlds

The Day of the Jellyfish !
Col
by colinbm
Thu Sep 12, 2013 5:33 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Alexandra (Montana) has offered to help me with stacking of avi's of Solar images.
Replies: 19
Views: 232

Re: Alexandra (Montana) has offered to help me with stacking of avi's of Solar images.

Thanks John
I have some lil' c-mount lenses I can see what I am doing.
Col
by colinbm
Thu Sep 12, 2013 5:06 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Alexandra (Montana) has offered to help me with stacking of avi's of Solar images.
Replies: 19
Views: 232

Re: Alexandra (Montana) has offered to help me with stacking of avi's of Solar images.

Thanks Joe on both counts.
I will give this a dry run over lunch.
Cheers
Col
by colinbm
Thu Sep 12, 2013 3:00 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Alexandra (Montana) has offered to help me with stacking of avi's of Solar images.
Replies: 19
Views: 232

Re: Alexandra (Montana) has offered to help me with stacking of avi's of Solar images.

Thanks again Alexandra, John & Joe & all who have looked The manuel (it opens best in IE) http://www.opticstar.com/Download/Astro/Doc/Imagers/Opticstar/Opticstar_PL-131_Setup_Guide.pdf There are a few programs on the OpticStar disc including; Opticstar View etAMCAP Nebulosity I have been using Optic...
by colinbm
Wed Sep 11, 2013 10:07 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: I remember when
Replies: 17
Views: 305

Re: I remember when

What an opportunity to see such works
Col
by colinbm
Wed Sep 11, 2013 10:04 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: 11th Sept. Ha FD + proms
Replies: 8
Views: 103

Re: 11th Sept. Ha FD + proms

Way to go John
Col
by colinbm
Wed Sep 11, 2013 8:40 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Full Disc White Light 10/09/13 + Data
Replies: 4
Views: 75

Re: Full Disc White Light 10/09/13 + Data

One thread bare Sun :(
Col
by colinbm
Mon Sep 09, 2013 11:50 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Solar Images from a repaired DS90 Atlanta Sept 8th 2013
Replies: 10
Views: 166

Re: Solar Images from a repaired DS90 Atlanta Sept 8th 2013

I hope it is better then new Stephen
Col
by colinbm
Mon Sep 09, 2013 1:31 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Some solar features from Sept 8
Replies: 10
Views: 158

Re: Some solar features from Sept 8

Fantastic Lou
Col
by colinbm
Sun Sep 08, 2013 7:56 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Alexandra (Montana) has offered to help me with stacking of avi's of Solar images.
Replies: 19
Views: 232

Re: Alexandra (Montana) has offered to help me with stacking of avi's of Solar images.

Hi Alexandra I tried today to get an avi, slightly clouded, but no clear spots :( I have tried to do an avi anyway but I have more reading & learning to do....the OpticStar instructions are a bit different to what is on the screen. I got one lot of frames, 50 at 1 second each ?? Videos I can't seem ...
by colinbm
Sun Sep 08, 2013 6:20 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: 6 panel solar disk from Sept6
Replies: 5
Views: 80

Re: 6 panel solar disk from Sept6

Nice work Lou
Col
by colinbm
Sun Sep 08, 2013 6:17 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: SUN 070913
Replies: 5
Views: 90

Re: SUN 070913

Welcome aboard Richard
You are off to a great start :thumbsup:
Col
by colinbm
Sun Sep 08, 2013 3:07 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: 8th sept. Ha
Replies: 11
Views: 162

Re: 8th sept. Ha

John you want to get someone to sew up the hole in the old bag then!
Col