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My first h-alpha animation

Post by Ronnie_Clayton » Wed Jun 03, 2020 9:10 pm

Hello friends!

Last Saturday I´ve tried to do my first time lapse (animation) of the Sun. Unfortunately it was little cloudy and the seeing was not so good. But it was an incredible experience. I hope you like it! :P .

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Re: My first h-alpha animation

Post by dhkaiser » Wed Jun 03, 2020 9:14 pm

I see material going left and right, like a whirlwind.


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Re: My first h-alpha animation

Post by EGRAY_OBSERVATORY » Wed Jun 03, 2020 9:49 pm

Thank you Ronnie. The actions of the prom are quite interesting and well-captured - thanks.

I've still got the Friday animation of the flare to complete...

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Re: My first h-alpha animation

Post by marktownley » Wed Jun 03, 2020 10:39 pm

That's pretty cool Ronnie! Well done!


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Re: My first h-alpha animation

Post by ffellah » Wed Jun 03, 2020 11:02 pm

Excellent work, Ronnie. Very enjoyable !

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Re: My first h-alpha animation

Post by DeepSolar64 » Wed Jun 03, 2020 11:39 pm

WoW. They are whirling around like a dust-devil!! Great first animation!!


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Re: My first h-alpha animation

Post by GreatAttractor » Thu Jun 04, 2020 7:01 am

Well done!
I suggest shorter time intervals next time (30 s - 1 minute) for smoother motion.


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Re: My first h-alpha animation

Post by JochenM » Thu Jun 04, 2020 7:16 am

Very nice first animation, Ronnie.



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Re: My first h-alpha animation

Post by Montana » Thu Jun 04, 2020 9:03 am

Wow!! fabulous Ronnie, well done :hamster: :bow all the horizontal flow is very interesting indeed, almost a very wide tornado

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Re: My first h-alpha animation

Post by Alto » Thu Jun 04, 2020 2:33 pm

Definitely a keeper with that whirlwind!


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Re: My first h-alpha animation

Post by Bruce G » Thu Jun 04, 2020 3:37 pm

Nice work



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Re: My first h-alpha animation

Post by p_zetner » Fri Jun 05, 2020 1:36 am

Very nice animation.
The motion sure suggests a whirlwind!
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Re: My first h-alpha animation

Post by Astrophil » Fri Jun 05, 2020 4:02 am

Congratulations, that's a great animation Ronnie. Very interesting motion you captured.

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Re: My first h-alpha animation

Post by Carbon60 » Fri Jun 05, 2020 6:22 am

Very interesting motion there, Ronnie, not only in the prom, but also in the spicule field. Nicely captured.

Just for information, I capture 10s bursts every 30s for my animations, which seems to work.

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Re: My first h-alpha animation

Post by DeepSolar64 » Fri Jun 05, 2020 6:43 am

Carbon60 wrote:
Fri Jun 05, 2020 6:22 am
Very interesting motion there, Ronnie, not only in the prom, but also in the spicule field. Nicely captured.

Just for information, I capture 10s bursts every 30s for my animations, which seems to work.

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I agree. That spicule field activity is captured splendidly!


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Re: My first h-alpha animation

Post by yltansg » Fri Jun 05, 2020 9:43 am

Hi Ronnie,

Nicely done, I can see the twirling plasma!!

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Re: My first h-alpha animation

Post by rsfoto » Fri Jun 05, 2020 4:06 pm

Very good. Like the movement of the spicules on the surface. They look like grass tufts


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Re: My first h-alpha animation

Post by Ronnie_Clayton » Mon Jun 08, 2020 10:28 pm

Many thanks for your kind words friends!

Special thanks to Stu and GreatAttractor for your tips! I´ll use your suggestions in my next session! :-).

Ronnie



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