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by Montana
Sat Jul 20, 2024 3:50 pm
Forum: Forum Support Issues
Topic: Problem registering
Replies: 2
Views: 76

Re: Problem registering

Have they checked their spam folders?

Alexandra
by Montana
Sat Jul 20, 2024 3:47 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Today's SUN (20240720) | FD images 4 ligths + LUNT152
Replies: 2
Views: 93

Re: Today's SUN (20240720) | FD images 4 ligths + LUNT152

Lovely again :bow :hamster: can you send some sunshine up north :)

Alexandra
by Montana
Sat Jul 20, 2024 3:46 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: halpha sun on 20 July
Replies: 1
Views: 81

Re: halpha sun on 20 July

We are still getting the promise of rain but not here yet, but sadly we had no Sun either, I'm glad you got the sunshine :bow :hamster:

Alexandra
by Montana
Sat Jul 20, 2024 3:44 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Today's SUN (20240719) | Good seeing + Sol'Ex
Replies: 5
Views: 160

Re: Today's SUN (20240719) | Good seeing + Sol'Ex

Lovely granulation :bow :hamster: :bow and your SHG images are really coming along :hamster:

Alexandra
by Montana
Sat Jul 20, 2024 3:43 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: 3 day WL Composite 7/16 7/18 7/19/2024
Replies: 5
Views: 119

Re: 3 day WL Composite 7/16 7/18 7/19/2024

Oh my! for once I think the Sun has too many spots to follow like this ;)
May be an animation would be better?

:bow :hamster:

Alexandra
by Montana
Sat Jul 20, 2024 3:41 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: 20 July 24 a HEART on the sun today
Replies: 1
Views: 79

Re: 20 July 24 a HEART on the sun today

Oh yes!! super :)

:bow :hamster:

Alexandra
by Montana
Sat Jul 20, 2024 3:40 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: 2024 07 19 - M Class Flare at 18:05 UTC
Replies: 5
Views: 162

Re: 2024 07 19 - M Class Flare at 18:05 UTC

Wonderful details and great catch of the flare :bow :hamster: and looks beautiful in positive too :)

Alexandra
by Montana
Sat Jul 20, 2024 3:38 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: RGB WL - harder than I'd supposed
Replies: 10
Views: 214

Re: RGB WL - harder than I'd supposed

Fabulous image :bow :hamster: why not stick to black and white :)

Alexandra
by Montana
Sat Jul 20, 2024 3:35 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Chief 200/F10 on F40 20.07.
Replies: 7
Views: 169

Re: Chief 200/F10 on F40 20.07.

Wow! these last images are just superb :bow :hamster:

Alexandra
by Montana
Sat Jul 20, 2024 3:33 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sun in Whitelight 20th July 2024.
Replies: 1
Views: 72

Re: Sun in Whitelight 20th July 2024.

That's a nice sunspot chain :bow :hamster: nothing but thick cloud here.

Alexandra
by Montana
Sat Jul 20, 2024 3:28 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: 19 July 2024
Replies: 3
Views: 104

Re: 19 July 2024

A great set :bow :hamster: nice to see the SeeStar image

Alexandra
by Montana
Sat Jul 20, 2024 3:25 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: 19 July 2024 - CaH
Replies: 2
Views: 91

Re: 19 July 2024 - CaH

Great close ups :bow :hamster:

Alexandra
by Montana
Sat Jul 20, 2024 3:23 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: 19 July 24 PST DoubleStack + Quark VIDEO
Replies: 4
Views: 124

Re: 19 July 24 PST DoubleStack + Quark VIDEO

What a great video, great presentation :bow :hamster: :movie nice blue sky too!

Alexandra
by Montana
Sat Jul 20, 2024 3:10 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sol Ha 18-7-24
Replies: 3
Views: 158

Re: Sol Ha 18-7-24

Stunning!! :bow :hamster: it is typically cloudy now it is the weekend.

Alexandra
by Montana
Sat Jul 20, 2024 3:09 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: M5.05 flare in CaK. Disparition brusque and ribbon flare?
Replies: 16
Views: 398

Re: M5.05 flare in CaK. Disparition brusque and ribbon flare?

I think both serve an important function :bow

Alexandra
by Montana
Sat Jul 20, 2024 3:05 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: halpha sun on 19 July
Replies: 2
Views: 134

Re: halpha sun on 19 July

Beautiful images Stephane :bow :hamster:
We had hot weather for a couple of days but as usual, as it is Saturday the weather has turned ;)

Alexandra
by Montana
Sat Jul 20, 2024 3:04 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: reminders
Replies: 8
Views: 287

Re: reminders

Stephen, Alto is having problems, please see the forum support page.

Thanks
Alexandra
by Montana
Sat Jul 20, 2024 3:01 pm
Forum: Solar Radio, Magnetometry and Spectroscopy
Topic: Sun FD in Halpha with SHG, 2024-07-20
Replies: 3
Views: 87

Re: Sun FD in Halpha with SHG, 2024-07-20

Superb images :bow :hamster: could you post a positive image to admire as well :)

Alexandra
by Montana
Sat Jul 20, 2024 3:00 pm
Forum: Solar Radio, Magnetometry and Spectroscopy
Topic: SHG sun in various freq colorized
Replies: 4
Views: 55

Re: SHG sun in various freq colorized

I guessed Hydrogen alpha, beta, Sodium and Magnesium, then noticed the clue is the image headers :) At least I got them right :)

:bow :hamster:

Alexandra
by Montana
Sat Jul 20, 2024 2:57 pm
Forum: Solar Radio, Magnetometry and Spectroscopy
Topic: Latest Sol'ex trials - 17/July
Replies: 1
Views: 55

Re: Latest Sol'ex trials - 17/July

These are great Michael :bow :hamster: you certainly picked the cloudiest summer to tinker with an SHG :)

Alexandra
by Montana
Fri Jul 19, 2024 2:31 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: First light of my 127mm "Solartov"
Replies: 12
Views: 389

Re: First light of my 127mm "Solartov"

No, it is just resting on the outside of the Solarscope etalon.

Alexandra
by Montana
Fri Jul 19, 2024 1:09 pm
Forum: Solar Radio, Magnetometry and Spectroscopy
Topic: Sun timelapses with Sol'Ex during 1 month
Replies: 4
Views: 104

Re: Sun timelapses with Sol'Ex during 1 month

Terrific :movie :movie

I struggle to get one image per month :(

Alexandra
by Montana
Fri Jul 19, 2024 1:07 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: First test of off-axis Newton 200/F10- Chief 19.07.
Replies: 9
Views: 252

Re: First test of off-axis Newton 200/F10- Chief 19.07.

Your images are always fabulous whether they be bad seeing or not, or any telescope you use. You have the magic touch and magic seeing :bow :hamster: :bow

Alexandra
by Montana
Fri Jul 19, 2024 1:03 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: M5 flare in H-alpha. 17-07-2024.
Replies: 15
Views: 393

Re: M5 flare in H-alpha. 17-07-2024.

Wow!! how exciting and beautiful :bow :hamster: :bow

How lucky we are to be able to see these things, before only 20 years ago no one but the very rich would have the opportunity to see this, and before that, no one at all.

Alexandra
by Montana
Fri Jul 19, 2024 1:00 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: July 18 2024. C-Class Ha activity.
Replies: 4
Views: 135

Re: July 18 2024. C-Class Ha activity.

Lots to report there James :)
:hamster:

Alexandra
by Montana
Fri Jul 19, 2024 12:58 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sun in Whitelight 18th July 2024.
Replies: 8
Views: 228

Re: Sun in Whitelight 18th July 2024.

It's an amazing Sun :bow :hamster: I hope I get a chance to see it ;)

Alexandra
by Montana
Fri Jul 19, 2024 12:56 pm
Forum: Forum Support Issues
Topic: July 11th 2024 Under massive Bot attack from Russian sites
Replies: 4
Views: 524

Re: July 11th 2024 Under massive Bot attack from Russian sites

Alto, this is only a temporary problem. Once the bots have gone away Stephen will remove the filter and hopefully you will be back up and running again. Apologies for this :(

Alexandra
by Montana
Fri Jul 19, 2024 12:54 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: July 17th Session
Replies: 10
Views: 296

Re: July 17th Session

A stunning set of images through the blue wavelengths Brian :bow :hamster:

Alexandra
by Montana
Fri Jul 19, 2024 12:52 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: July 17th m5 flare_triple stack
Replies: 6
Views: 208

Re: July 17th m5 flare_triple stack

Very nice indeed :bow :hamster: it is good to see the Halpha version :hamster:

Alexandra
by Montana
Fri Jul 19, 2024 12:51 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: 18 july AR 3751 - 3744 - FD
Replies: 6
Views: 218

Re: 18 july AR 3751 - 3744 - FD

Absolutely gorgeous! I love the knot like look of the first image
:bow :hamster:

Alexandra
by Montana
Fri Jul 19, 2024 12:50 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: triple stack mosaic from July 18
Replies: 4
Views: 166

Re: triple stack mosaic from July 18

Wow!! you have no need of an SHG :)

:bow :hamster:

Alexandra
by Montana
Fri Jul 19, 2024 12:50 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sun in Whitelight 19th July 2024.
Replies: 4
Views: 146

Re: Sun in Whitelight 19th July 2024.

It's summer Steve!!!!! don't worry, it is Saturday tomorrow so it will all be over ;)

Great shot though, so many spots!! :bow :hamster:

Alexandra
by Montana
Fri Jul 19, 2024 12:46 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: First light of my 127mm "Solartov"
Replies: 12
Views: 389

Re: First light of my 127mm "Solartov"

Wow!! fantastic Danielle :bow :hamster: Here is a picture of my flat set up. The plastic bag went in an embroidery ring, then two lollypop sticks were glued on for support. I just gently rest it on the top. https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/52639554057_bb1dc3863a_c.jpg Creating a flat cap by Alexa...
by Montana
Fri Jul 19, 2024 12:31 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: halpha harvest sun on 18 July ;)
Replies: 2
Views: 177

Re: halpha harvest sun on 18 July ;)

You are making me sneeze from here :)

It's hot here too but I am at work. Thanks for the views :bow :hamster:

Alexandra
by Montana
Fri Jul 19, 2024 9:29 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Today's SUN (20240718) | fair seeing
Replies: 4
Views: 222

Re: Today's SUN (20240718) | fair seeing

That's a busy Sun :bow :hamster:

Alexandra
by Montana
Thu Jul 18, 2024 6:31 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: M5.05 flare in CaK. Disparition brusque and ribbon flare?
Replies: 16
Views: 398

Re: M5.05 flare in CaK. Disparition brusque and ribbon flare?

Nic, this is absolutely fantastic! it doesn't matter about perfect quality, nothing will ever be perfect. We can see all the action and details in this flare and definitely a ribbon like flare, whether it was caused by a filament lifting off I can't say as we can't see the filament. But a lot of mat...
by Montana
Thu Jul 18, 2024 6:18 pm
Forum: Sunlit Earth
Topic: WIDEFIELD CMOS IMAGING | Pedro RE' (20240717) (87% MOON)
Replies: 2
Views: 88

Re: WIDEFIELD CMOS IMAGING | Pedro RE' (20240717) (87% MOON)

That's an odd looking image of the Moon Pedro, is that real?

Beautiful deep sky images :bow :bow :hamster:

Alexandra
by Montana
Thu Jul 18, 2024 6:15 pm
Forum: Sunlit Earth
Topic: Nice rain yesterday ...
Replies: 6
Views: 139

Re: Nice rain yesterday ...

Wow! those Chusan palms have grown big. We planted ours 20 years ago and they have just about got to about 15ft now, just over the height of the hedge. They are the only Palm that grows well in the UK as they are tolerant down to -15 C degrees. I know that as they survived :) DSC05507 a.jpg Alexandra
by Montana
Thu Jul 18, 2024 1:24 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Halo near the sun - technical issues
Replies: 11
Views: 343

Re: Halo near the sun - technical issues

If you say you only see it after stacking and not in the live view, do you have the camera set on a neutral gamma or raised up a bit? (gamma, not gain) I have seen in the past that if you raise the gamma up a fair bit to try and see prominences in live view I have got a ringing artefact after stacki...
by Montana
Thu Jul 18, 2024 11:37 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: 17 july Ha disk
Replies: 3
Views: 202

Re: 17 july Ha disk

Always a stunning disc :bow :hamster: :bow

Alexandra
by Montana
Thu Jul 18, 2024 11:36 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Solar events on july17/24
Replies: 4
Views: 282

Re: Solar events on july17/24

Wow!! I love the Woolly Mammoth prom :bow :hamster: :bow

Alexandra
by Montana
Thu Jul 18, 2024 11:35 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Halo near the sun - technical issues
Replies: 11
Views: 343

Re: Halo near the sun - technical issues

Are you getting even pressure tuning? Have you tried like Oleg says, maybe completely degas and use the minimal pressure to get on band.

Have you tried moving the Sun around the field of view, does the reflection move with the Sun?

Alexandra
by Montana
Thu Jul 18, 2024 11:32 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: 17 July 2024 - closeups in 540nm, CaH and HA
Replies: 4
Views: 296

Re: 17 July 2024 - closeups in 540nm, CaH and HA

Certainly plenty of spots to image at the moment :bow :hamster:

Alexandra
by Montana
Thu Jul 18, 2024 11:28 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Calcium Sun July 14, 2024
Replies: 23
Views: 759

Re: Calcium Sun July 14, 2024

Wow!! Franco, these are phenomenal :bow :hamster: :bow

Alexandra
by Montana
Thu Jul 18, 2024 11:27 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: July 16th - Image and a half
Replies: 9
Views: 255

Re: July 16th - Image and a half

Oh dear, sounds bad Brian :( we don't hear of these things on the news, only coverage of the American election ;) I hope everything gets sorted out and there isn't too much damage to any crops.

Alexandra
by Montana
Thu Jul 18, 2024 11:24 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Quark Chromo back to life
Replies: 1
Views: 158

Re: Quark Chromo back to life

Thanks Andrew, I'm glad you managed to see the Sun and get a great view, I hope you get the PST mod behaving again though
:hamster:
Alexandra
by Montana
Thu Jul 18, 2024 11:22 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: 17 July 2014 - full disks in HA, continuum & CaH
Replies: 2
Views: 179

Re: 17 July 2014 - full disks in HA, continuum & CaH

Great images :bow :hamster: I'm not sure about your question though.

Alexandra
by Montana
Thu Jul 18, 2024 11:19 am
Forum: Sunlit Earth
Topic: Quick Seestar pics 7/10 and 7/16
Replies: 4
Views: 129

Re: Quick Seestar pics 7/10 and 7/16

Wow!!! I bet that took some guiding to get that in view, not on the GoTo then :)

Great shots! I can't wait to get mine out again.

Alexandra