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by athornett
Tue Jul 05, 2022 1:05 pm
Forum: Solar Astronomy Shop and Swap
Topic: WANTED: Sol'Ex
Replies: 1
Views: 89

Re: WANTED: Sol'Ex

No longer needed - have purchased one direct
Andy
by athornett
Tue Jul 05, 2022 1:05 pm
Forum: Solar Astronomy Shop and Swap
Topic: WANTED: 174-Cool Camera
Replies: 1
Views: 72

Re: WANTED: 174-Cool Camera

No longer needed.
Andy
by athornett
Tue Jul 05, 2022 1:04 pm
Forum: Solar Astronomy Shop and Swap
Topic: Baader Blue 60mm CaK ERF
Replies: 9
Views: 647

Re: Baader Blue 60mm CaK ERF

Received with thanks
Andy
by athornett
Tue Jul 05, 2022 1:03 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: A couple of full disks from July 3
Replies: 5
Views: 59

Re: A couple of full disks from July 3

Amazing prominences! How did you bring those out so well whilst still preserving excellent disc detail?
by athornett
Tue Jul 05, 2022 1:02 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Full Disc and western surface of sun June 30, 2022
Replies: 11
Views: 184

Re: Full Disc and western surface of sun June 30, 2022

Wow! I would also like to know how you processed these images?
Andy
by athornett
Tue Jul 05, 2022 1:00 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sun of July 5, 2022
Replies: 3
Views: 25

Re: Sun of July 5, 2022

How did you process these photos?
by athornett
Tue Jul 05, 2022 1:00 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sun of July 5, 2022
Replies: 3
Views: 25

Re: Sun of July 5, 2022

Beautiful! Wish I had taken these photos
by athornett
Sun Jul 03, 2022 10:37 pm
Forum: SPoD Archive
Topic: AR 3038 in WL + granulation time lapse
Replies: 18
Views: 182

Re: AR 3038 in WL + granulation time lapse

I think this video is incredible. You have shown how the granules expand and then burst just like the bubbling on a boiling kettle. Wow!
Andy
by athornett
Sun Jul 03, 2022 10:34 pm
Forum: SPoD Archive
Topic: Best solar image to date
Replies: 15
Views: 33

Re: Best solar image to date

Thanks all for your lovely comments on my photo. Never thought a photo of mine would be held in high regard like this. Taken a long time to get here! Clare and Peter and Rod thanks for Corono will be definitely using it from now on. Re the question asked why are my exposures 1ms and not 8ms the answ...
by athornett
Sun Jul 03, 2022 10:27 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: 2022 07 03 - Giant tangerine
Replies: 18
Views: 190

Re: 2022 07 03 - Giant tangerine

I would really love to be able to process my photos to get thst 3D effect that is in yours.
Can I ask you how you achieve that?
Andy
by athornett
Sat Jul 02, 2022 5:31 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Best solar image to date
Replies: 14
Views: 204

Re: Best solar image to date

Hi Rod, I have had a look but cannot find the Corono ml software you mention. Can I ask for a URL?
Andy
by athornett
Sat Jul 02, 2022 5:31 am
Forum: SPoD Archive
Topic: Best solar image to date
Replies: 15
Views: 33

Re: Best solar image to date

Hi Rod, I have had a look but cannot find the Corono ml software you mention. Can I ask for a URL?
Andy
by athornett
Sat Jul 02, 2022 5:29 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Best solar image to date
Replies: 14
Views: 204

Re: Best solar image to date

Hi Rod,
Thanks for that. I have never heard of Corono. Perfect! I wondered how you folks sorted out the edge!
Andy
by athornett
Sat Jul 02, 2022 5:29 am
Forum: SPoD Archive
Topic: Best solar image to date
Replies: 15
Views: 33

Re: Best solar image to date

Hi Rod,
Thanks for that. I have never heard of Corono. Perfect! I wondered how you folks sorted out the edge!
Andy
by athornett
Fri Jul 01, 2022 9:47 pm
Forum: SPoD Archive
Topic: Best solar image to date
Replies: 15
Views: 33

Best solar image to date

From 19/6/22, Lichfield, UK
Daystar Quark
1ms exposures
25 sec videos
123fps
ImPPG
Photoshop
PlayerOne SolarMax camera
Any suggestions welcome!
Andy
by athornett
Fri Jul 01, 2022 9:47 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Best solar image to date
Replies: 14
Views: 204

Best solar image to date

From 19/6/22, Lichfield, UK
Daystar Quark
1ms exposures
25 sec videos
123fps
ImPPG
Photoshop
PlayerOne SolarMax camera
Any suggestions welcome!
Andy
by athornett
Sun Jun 19, 2022 9:58 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Final processed images from 19/6/22
Replies: 2
Views: 52

Final processed images from 19/6/22

Now had chance to properly process my images from today. Sky Watcher Equinox 100mm OTA Player One SolarMax camera on FireCapture running a 123fps. No darks or flats. Only had chance to take 7/8 videos over few mins before clouds rolled in - around 40GB data. Learnt a lot about the effect of bufferin...
by athornett
Sun Jun 19, 2022 1:36 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sun in HA 19/6/22 Lichfield UK
Replies: 2
Views: 59

Sun in HA 19/6/22 Lichfield UK

First image from today - clouds rolling in fast so no chance for flats or darks. Taken with my new Player One SolarMax camera on Quark Chromosphere, Sky Watcher Equinox 100mm OTA. This image is very quick process with only a little tweaking in Photoshop - there is no deconvolution. Camera was runnin...
by athornett
Sun Jun 05, 2022 8:42 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sun in HA 2/6/2022 Lichfield, UK
Replies: 6
Views: 138

Re: Sun in HA 2/6/2022 Lichfield, UK

Thanks folks for such lovely comments!
by athornett
Sun Jun 05, 2022 11:54 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sun in HA 2/6/2022 Lichfield, UK
Replies: 6
Views: 138

Sun in HA 2/6/2022 Lichfield, UK

Hi Folks, Thought I'd put my toe in the water and post dome of my photos on this forum, so to start off here are best photos out of 100GB data from Thursday morning 2/6/2022. Was Queens platinum jubilee so we all got extra public holiday. So in-between watching padentry on TV at Buckingham Palace I ...
by athornett
Sat May 28, 2022 10:30 am
Forum: Solar Astronomy Shop and Swap
Topic: Baader Blue 60mm CaK ERF
Replies: 9
Views: 647

Re: Baader Blue 60mm CaK ERF

Hi Mark
Then yes please I would like to buy it.
Can you email me on Andrew (at) thornett (dot) net once you return so we can sort out purchase. For some reason I don't get notifications from SolarChat of messages so email better so I don't miss your message.
Have a great hols!
Andy
by athornett
Fri May 27, 2022 7:24 pm
Forum: Solar Astronomy Shop and Swap
Topic: Baader Blue 60mm CaK ERF
Replies: 9
Views: 647

Re: Baader Blue 60mm CaK ERF

Hi Mark
Is this still for sale?
Andy
by athornett
Fri May 27, 2022 7:23 pm
Forum: Solar Astronomy Shop and Swap
Topic: Baader Blue 60mm CaK ERF
Replies: 9
Views: 647

Re: Baader Blue 60mm CaK ERF

Hi Mark
Is this still for sale?
Andy
by athornett
Sun May 22, 2022 7:12 pm
Forum: Solar Astronomy Shop and Swap
Topic: WANTED: Triband ERF or Calcium ERF
Replies: 2
Views: 139

Re: WANTED: Triband ERF or Calcium ERF

Hi Mark
I use a Sky Watcher Equinox 100mm OTA for solar astronomy so need to be able to mount it on that.
Andy
by athornett
Sun May 22, 2022 11:41 am
Forum: Solar Astronomy Shop and Swap
Topic: WANTED: 174-Cool Camera
Replies: 1
Views: 72

WANTED: 174-Cool Camera

Please contact me if you have one for sale.
Andy