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by MapleRidge
Sat Jul 28, 2018 7:29 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Saturdays Ha and more on the SSM Plugin - 28th July
Replies: 12
Views: 337

Re: Saturdays Ha and more on the SSM Plugin - 28th July

Hi Mark...

Excellent results in bot CaK and Ha using the plugin.

Brian
by MapleRidge
Sat Jul 28, 2018 7:27 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Total Lunar Eclipse (20180727)
Replies: 11
Views: 374

Re: Total Lunar Eclipse (20180727)

A superb collection of images Pedro...well done :bow

Brian
by MapleRidge
Sat Jul 28, 2018 7:26 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: halpha sun of July 28... and bonus ;)
Replies: 8
Views: 208

Re: halpha sun of July 28... and bonus ;)

Hi Stephane...

Nice solar pics as are the eclipse shots!!!

Thanks for sharing, as we missed the eclipse in North America.

Brian
by MapleRidge
Fri Jul 27, 2018 10:26 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: CBSAP shutting down September 1st
Replies: 28
Views: 1278

Re: CBSAP shutting down September 1st

Hi Stephen... As echoed by everyone so far, I wish you the best in your future endeavors and thanks you for establishing this forum where can all share and learn our common interest in solar astronomy. For me the group is like extended family in many ways...scattered around the globe, but visiting t...
by MapleRidge
Wed Jul 25, 2018 1:09 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: July 21st Session
Replies: 17
Views: 381

Re: July 21st Session

Thanks for your feedback Stuart... :bow

Brian
by MapleRidge
Wed Jul 25, 2018 12:31 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Large Filament | 150mm & Quark | 6562.8A | July 24th 2018
Replies: 12
Views: 327

Re: Large Filament | 150mm & Quark | 6562.8A | July 24th 2018

Hi Marty... An excellent capture of the filament...well done!!! I use the same Celestron OTA as my donor scope for the Lunt mod...they do work well in the narrow bands for solar. I see you had to put a lot of spacers in tho the the Quark to focus...took the mages to get the spacing figured out when ...
by MapleRidge
Tue Jul 24, 2018 1:29 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: July 21st Session
Replies: 17
Views: 381

Re: July 21st Session

Thanks Eric, your feedback is always appreciated :bow

Brian
by MapleRidge
Mon Jul 23, 2018 6:30 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: July 21st Session
Replies: 17
Views: 381

Re: July 21st Session

Mark and Marios...

Thank you for your comments...much appreciated :bow

Brian
by MapleRidge
Mon Jul 23, 2018 1:23 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: July 21st Session
Replies: 17
Views: 381

Re: July 21st Session

Lou and Franco...

Thanks for your comments on the session, always appreciated :bow

Lou, is your C9.25 an Edge or original SCT configuration? Hope you get some clear skies today as I am pretty much clouded over with more rain to come.

Brian
by MapleRidge
Mon Jul 23, 2018 11:40 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: July 21st Session
Replies: 17
Views: 381

Re: July 21st Session

Thanks for your comments Alexandra :bow

I was surprised that the images came out as sharp as they did with all the wind induced vibrations during the session :o

Brian
by MapleRidge
Mon Jul 23, 2018 11:02 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: July 21st Session
Replies: 17
Views: 381

Re: July 21st Session

Thanks Derek!

Looking forward to seeing the new scope and what it can do...are you set up to do WL and CaK as with it as well?

Brian
by MapleRidge
Mon Jul 23, 2018 2:14 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sol 22-7-2018 ha
Replies: 9
Views: 224

Re: Sol 22-7-2018 ha

Nicely detailed image!!!

Brian
by MapleRidge
Mon Jul 23, 2018 2:07 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sol from the 22nd of July 2018.
Replies: 10
Views: 250

Re: Sol from the 22nd of July 2018.

Those are excellent shots despite the haze Eric. Well done :bow

Brian
by MapleRidge
Mon Jul 23, 2018 2:06 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sol from the 22nd of July 2018.
Replies: 10
Views: 250

Re: Sol from the 22nd of July 2018.

Those are excellent shots despite the haze Eric. Well done :bow

Brian
by MapleRidge
Sun Jul 22, 2018 8:04 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: July 15 Solar Disks: Three Chromospheres
Replies: 6
Views: 199

Re: July 15 Solar Disks: Three Chromospheres

Hi Peter...

Thanks for posting these, they are very well done and show much detail. Well done :bow

Brian
by MapleRidge
Sun Jul 22, 2018 6:13 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sol from the 21st of July 2018.
Replies: 4
Views: 180

Re: Sol from the 21st of July 2018.

Superb shots Eric :bow

Brian
by MapleRidge
Sun Jul 22, 2018 6:11 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: SUN & MOON (20180720)
Replies: 18
Views: 540

Re: SUN & MOON (20180720)

Hi Pedro...

Gorgeous moonscapes :bow

Brian
by MapleRidge
Sun Jul 22, 2018 6:11 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Today's SUN (20180722) | FD images 3 scopes
Replies: 9
Views: 334

Re: Today's SUN (20180722) | FD images 3 scopes

Thanks for sharing these great FD images Pedro...well done as always :bow

Brian
by MapleRidge
Sun Jul 22, 2018 6:09 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Slim pickings 20/7/18
Replies: 11
Views: 350

Re: Slim pickings 20/7/18

Nice result for your image capture/processing David!!!

Good to see this bit of activity coming into view.

Brian
by MapleRidge
Sun Jul 22, 2018 6:05 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: July 21st Session
Replies: 17
Views: 381

July 21st Session

Good day everyone... It looked like a good morning to image yesterday (Saturday July 21st), with good seeing and clear skies after breakfast. The only down side was a strong SE wind which buffeted the scope most of the session, but I hoped the image stacking software would follow the image motion du...
by MapleRidge
Sun Jul 22, 2018 1:55 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Full Disc 21/7/18
Replies: 6
Views: 233

Re: Full Disc 21/7/18

Hi Marios ...

Great solar drawing...well done!!!

Brian
by MapleRidge
Sun Jul 22, 2018 1:48 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Today's SUN (20180721) | HR WL TEC140
Replies: 16
Views: 447

Re: Today's SUN (20180721) | HR WL TEC140

Hi Pedro...

A superb set of images from today and I like the video of the session as well. Great work :bow

Brian
by MapleRidge
Fri Jul 20, 2018 8:18 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: A Sunrise
Replies: 12
Views: 357

Re: A Sunrise

Nice sunrise and scenery pics Derek :bow

I was thinking the wobbly sun was a H-Bonb test :o , but your explanation is friendlier :lol:

Brian
by MapleRidge
Fri Jul 20, 2018 1:05 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Trying Astra Image for Solar Images
Replies: 9
Views: 376

Re: Trying Astra Image for Solar Images

Hi Ronnie...

Superb images that are in this post...excellent work :bow

I use AstraImage as well...I picked up on it from someone else in the group and and used it since.

Brian
by MapleRidge
Tue Jul 17, 2018 10:36 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: July 12 - More Ha
Replies: 12
Views: 315

Re: July 12 - More Ha

Mark, Matt, and Alexandra...

Thanks for your comments everyone :bow

Brian