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by MapleRidge
Thu Jan 21, 2021 1:55 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: A very short session - Jan 20th
Replies: 8
Views: 42

A very short session - Jan 20th

Good day everyone... We have had pretty much steady cloud cover the past 10 days or more, and I was looking forward to the clear morning that was forecast today. This was a more typical winter day for a change...air temp was ion the -13C range while imaging ;) It started off well enough, but an onli...
by MapleRidge
Mon Jan 18, 2021 12:02 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Full disk 17-01-2021
Replies: 10
Views: 86

Re: Full disk 17-01-2021

Nice to see your solar images again Rainer :bow

Brian
by MapleRidge
Mon Jan 18, 2021 12:01 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Today's SUN (20210117) | NEW AR
Replies: 10
Views: 75

Re: Today's SUN (20210117) | NEW AR

Superb series from the session today Pedro...well done :bow

Brian
by MapleRidge
Sun Jan 17, 2021 11:59 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sol from the 16th of January 2021.
Replies: 12
Views: 96

Re: Sol from the 16th of January 2021.

Excellent images Eric :bow

This seems to be a day to grab images between clouds ;)

Brian
by MapleRidge
Sun Jan 17, 2021 11:52 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: h-alpha, January 16th, 2021
Replies: 12
Views: 101

Re: h-alpha, January 16th, 2021

Great catch Frank!!!

Brian
by MapleRidge
Sun Jan 17, 2021 11:50 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Saturdays Suckers Gap Sunshine 16th January
Replies: 19
Views: 147

Re: Saturdays Suckers Gap Sunshine 16th January

Hi Mark...

Nice to see you caught some sun in the breaks :bow

Brian
by MapleRidge
Sun Jan 17, 2021 11:44 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Clouds and the cat
Replies: 16
Views: 179

Re: Clouds and the cat

Hi everyone...

Nice to see the felines share the solar bug too ;)

Brian
by MapleRidge
Sun Jan 17, 2021 12:13 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Today's SUN (20210116) | 3 lights
Replies: 12
Views: 153

Re: Today's SUN (20210116) | 3 lights

Beautiful solar images today Pedro :bow

Always enjoy the pics of your observatories and local scenery (especially drone footage)!!!

Brian
by MapleRidge
Sun Jan 17, 2021 12:04 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Jan, 16 2021 - AR2796 in Ca-k and WL
Replies: 7
Views: 74

Re: Jan, 16 2021 - AR2796 in Ca-k and WL

Nice set of images Fabio!!!

Brian
by MapleRidge
Sun Jan 17, 2021 12:02 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: New Sunspot Activity 16/01/2021
Replies: 12
Views: 113

Re: New Sunspot Activity 16/01/2021

An excellent set of images Martin...well done :bow

Nice new PC too ;)

Brian
by MapleRidge
Sat Jan 16, 2021 1:20 pm
Forum: Solar Scope Modifications
Topic: AiryLab HaT Handle Mod
Replies: 4
Views: 69

Re: AiryLab HaT Handle Mod

Hi Mark... Great to see your re-purposed handle installed...will be a major benefit to mount/dismount the OTA :bow Did you bolt it directly to the top rail (hard to tell from the pic)? The commercial handles typically have the removable brackets that mate to the dovetail which is what adds so much t...
by MapleRidge
Sat Jan 16, 2021 1:09 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Today's SUN (20210114) LUNT60 single and double stack
Replies: 13
Views: 149

Re: Today's SUN (20210114) LUNT60 single and double stack

Hi Pedro...

Great images form this session :bow

We have been well above the long term average temperatures here for most of the winter. Hate to say, my weather station had a high of 3.3C on the 14th :?
https://www.wunderground.com/dashboard/ ... 1-14/daily

Brian
by MapleRidge
Sat Jan 16, 2021 1:03 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Managed some solar data 15th Jan
Replies: 16
Views: 131

Re: Managed some solar data 15th Jan

Mother nature is serving up a lot of cloud for everyone lately by the looks of it.

Nice to see you managed to grab some data!!!

Brian
by MapleRidge
Sat Jan 16, 2021 12:59 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Calcium Grains in a Tropical Winter
Replies: 31
Views: 314

Re: Calcium Grains in a Tropical Winter

Very sharp Calcium images Alfred...well done :bow

Brian
by MapleRidge
Sat Jan 16, 2021 12:56 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sol from the 15th of January 2021.
Replies: 9
Views: 60

Re: Sol from the 15th of January 2021.

Great images Eric :bow

Nice to see some of your equipment, but based on the sky in the photo I'm impressed with the images even more ;)

Brian
by MapleRidge
Wed Jan 13, 2021 7:16 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: January 9th Session
Replies: 10
Views: 99

Re: January 9th Session

Alexandra, Jochen, Mark, and Terry...

Your feedback is very much appreciated :bow

Mark, glad to hear you like the ASI1600 images ;)

Brian
by MapleRidge
Wed Jan 13, 2021 7:12 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Tuesday Sun 12th Jan. 2021
Replies: 12
Views: 145

Re: Tuesday Sun 12th Jan. 2021

Well done Stuart :bow

The 150mm scope still produced good, detailed images !!!

Brian
by MapleRidge
Wed Jan 13, 2021 7:12 pm
Forum: SPoD Archive
Topic: Tuesday Sun 12th Jan. 2021
Replies: 10
Views: 35

Re: Tuesday Sun 12th Jan. 2021

Well done Stuart :bow

The 150mm scope still produced good, detailed images !!!

Brian
by MapleRidge
Wed Jan 13, 2021 7:10 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Today's SUN (20210113)
Replies: 11
Views: 155

Re: Today's SUN (20210113)

Superb set of solar images Pedro :bow

Sorry to see you have cold weather! News as reports of significant snow in Spain, but hadn't heard how wide spread it was.

Brian
by MapleRidge
Wed Jan 13, 2021 7:07 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: January 13 2021 Observations
Replies: 8
Views: 63

Re: January 13 2021 Observations

Thanks for posting your report James!!!

No sun in our forecast until maybe the weekend, but looking bleak for astronomy :(

Brian
by MapleRidge
Wed Jan 13, 2021 7:05 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: January 13 H-Alfa Prominence
Replies: 10
Views: 114

Re: January 13 H-Alfa Prominence

Excellent prom image Pavel...well done :bow

Brian
by MapleRidge
Wed Jan 13, 2021 7:03 pm
Forum: Sunlit Earth
Topic: January 10th - Frost and Grey Skies
Replies: 4
Views: 120

Re: January 10th - Frost and Grey Skies

Thanks for all the kind words and feedback on the pics :bow

Alexandra, glad to hear they inspired a smile and I think you got the bird ID spot on!!!

Brian
by MapleRidge
Tue Jan 12, 2021 3:45 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Just a dream 10-22-2020
Replies: 9
Views: 178

Re: Just a dream 10-22-2020

Outstanding image/animation with the filters you have assembled. Excellent work :bow

Brian
by MapleRidge
Tue Jan 12, 2021 3:42 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Full disk 10-01-2021
Replies: 8
Views: 92

Re: Full disk 10-01-2021

Love the full disks and presentation too Rainer...well done :bow

Brian