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by MapleRidge
Sun Apr 14, 2019 5:22 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: April 10th - More AR2738
Replies: 3
Views: 33

April 10th - More AR2738

I had a beautiful clear day today and obligations to attend a conference at work until early afternoon...but I managed to get a short observing session in before the Sun was lost to the west. Gusty winds ruined some captures and the dome had to be opened to the west to see the Sun so no relief! A bi...
by MapleRidge
Sun Apr 14, 2019 3:02 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Some Sunshine with the Travelling Kit - 13th April
Replies: 17
Views: 127

Re: Some Sunshine with the Travelling Kit - 13th April

Good to see you got a chance to image Mark, and these are nice sharp images. well done :bow

Brian
by MapleRidge
Sun Apr 14, 2019 3:01 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: AR2738 from Westport today
Replies: 19
Views: 197

Re: AR2738 from Westport today

Superb images today Franco :bow

The Quark Sodium produces an excellent image!!!

What chip is in your PGR camera?

Brian
by MapleRidge
Sun Apr 14, 2019 2:59 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Nicely centered sunspot April 13, 2019
Replies: 8
Views: 77

Re: Nicely centered sunspot April 13, 2019

Beautiful images Phil...well done :bow

Brian
by MapleRidge
Sat Apr 13, 2019 10:59 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: When I win the lottery
Replies: 18
Views: 332

Re: When I win the lottery

Hi all...

I saw this scope at NEAF and it looked odd to me...still does in the pics. Is it me, or is the scope 'flat' on the table (looks like the objective through focuser is not centred on the optical axis)?

Brian
by MapleRidge
Sat Apr 13, 2019 8:50 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: AR2738 - April 13 2019
Replies: 6
Views: 63

Re: AR2738 - April 13 2019

Nice shot Paul!!!

The light bridge grew through the day as well.

I finally managed to get the SSM plugin running today, so I'm eager to try it out the next sunny day.

Brian
by MapleRidge
Sat Apr 13, 2019 8:48 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: AR2738 in CaK
Replies: 12
Views: 136

Re: AR2738 in CaK

Lovely detail in the image Bart, and the drizzle version certainly looks the best to me.

Well done :bow

Brian
by MapleRidge
Sat Apr 13, 2019 8:48 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: AR12738 - CaH
Replies: 17
Views: 180

Re: AR12738 - CaH

Superb shot Raf :bow

Brian
by MapleRidge
Sat Apr 13, 2019 8:47 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: AR2738 in Ca K with TOA 150 and nice details
Replies: 12
Views: 135

Re: AR2738 in Ca K with TOA 150 and nice details

An excellent shot indeed Christian...well done :bow

Brian
by MapleRidge
Sat Apr 13, 2019 8:46 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: AR2738 in Ha April 13th 19th
Replies: 7
Views: 68

Re: AR2738 in Ha April 13th 19th

Fabulous images Stuart :bow

Great to have something to image again :lol:

Brian
by MapleRidge
Sat Apr 13, 2019 8:46 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Before the clouds 13 April
Replies: 13
Views: 116

Re: Before the clouds 13 April

Great shots Maurits :bow

Brian
by MapleRidge
Sat Apr 13, 2019 8:42 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Great Sunspot in AR2738 in High Res | HA & WL | April 12th 2019
Replies: 14
Views: 172

Re: Great Sunspot in AR2738 in High Res | HA & WL | April 12th 2019

Superb images from this session Marty :bow

Congrats on the SpaceWeather coverage as well!!!

Brian
by MapleRidge
Sat Apr 13, 2019 1:29 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Images from April 10th
Replies: 9
Views: 91

Re: Images from April 10th

Thanks Franco!!!

Brian
by MapleRidge
Fri Apr 12, 2019 10:21 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Images from April 10th
Replies: 9
Views: 91

Re: Images from April 10th

Stu, Matt, and Marty...

Thanks for all your feedback guys...always appreciated :bow

Matt, you are so right...any uptick in activity makes the otherwise featureless disk!

Brian
by MapleRidge
Thu Apr 11, 2019 10:34 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: very, very bad weather on April 8th, I'm crazy!!!!
Replies: 7
Views: 119

Re: very, very bad weather on April 8th, I'm crazy!!!!

The image turned out very well despite the conditions!!!

I shows that we can't give up despite a few clouds ;)

Brian
by MapleRidge
Thu Apr 11, 2019 10:31 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: AR2738 Ha and CaK
Replies: 7
Views: 106

Re: AR2738 Ha and CaK

Nice sharp set of images Stu...well done :bow

Brian
by MapleRidge
Thu Apr 11, 2019 10:30 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: AR2738 (Flaring! Animated) in High Res, HA & WL | April 8th 2019
Replies: 7
Views: 147

Re: AR2738 (Flaring! Animated) in High Res, HA & WL | April 8th 2019

Hi Marty...

These are superb Ha and WL images :bow

Congrats on the SpaceWeather appearance too!!!

Brian
by MapleRidge
Thu Apr 11, 2019 10:25 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sunspot with ARIES D-ERF on C8 (New image added)
Replies: 9
Views: 177

Re: Sunspot with ARIES D-ERF on C8 (New image added)

Great to see your images Alfred...I like the details on the first mono image :bow
Brian
by MapleRidge
Thu Apr 11, 2019 10:22 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Region today 11 April
Replies: 14
Views: 166

Re: Region today 11 April

Superb shot Maurits :bow

Nice to see that there is more activity following this AR onto the disk. I just hope it holds on until the weekend when it is to be clear again.

Brian
by MapleRidge
Thu Apr 11, 2019 10:20 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Quick session early doors 11/04/2019 Tal/PST mod
Replies: 11
Views: 117

Re: Quick session early doors 11/04/2019 Tal/PST mod

Excellent detail in the AR and proms...well done David !!!

Brian
by MapleRidge
Thu Apr 11, 2019 10:19 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: NEAF
Replies: 27
Views: 515

Re: NEAF

Hi Oivind...

Sorry to have missed the chance to meet on the weekend, but glad yo hear you enjoyed the show. Too bad the phone battery caused so much trouble.

Brian
by MapleRidge
Thu Apr 11, 2019 10:17 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: 11th April AR 2738 close up Ha
Replies: 10
Views: 115

Re: 11th April AR 2738 close up Ha

Great images and animation Robert :bow

Brian
by MapleRidge
Thu Apr 11, 2019 10:16 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Another picture of the lovely AR12378
Replies: 5
Views: 93

Re: Another picture of the lovely AR12378

Excellent image Dave...well done!!!

Brian