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  1. Beyond_Vision

    SGL 2018 Photo Competition

    Fantastic picture Martin making me wish I had been there.
  2. Beyond_Vision

    SGL Bring,Buy,Sell

    I will be bringing along the following if anyone is interested. Orion Sirius Mount EQ-G ( Exactly the same as a Skywatcher HEQ5) QHY8 CCD Camera Skywatcher MN190 Maksutov-Newtonian
  3. Congratulations to all the winners what an amazing set of images
  4. Beyond_Vision

    Sky-Watcher EQ5 PRO

    Most of my work has been done with a Orion Sirius EQG mount which is exactly the same as a Sky watcher HEQ5 and it performed admirably carrying a 10kg+ load. The image below was captured using this mount albeit with a good scope and reasonable CCD. The EQ5 should be able to get you going as Scott says to test the waters. But if you are serious and can wait to save up the difference it would be worth looking at the HEQ5. Rob (Uranium 235) has done some amazing images with some relatively cheap kit such as skywatcher pds150
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    Bring and Buy sale?

    I will most likely bring along the following Orion Sirius Mount EQ-G ( Exactly the same as a Skywatcher HEQ5) QHY8 Skywatcher MN190
  6. Pretty sure this isn't NLC's this is more likely a Mackerel Sky https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mackerel_sky
  7. Well done all, a great set of images
  8. I would calibrate the images with any Darks and Flats etc then stack the images. Next I would combine the RGB then once combined you can 'calibrate' the colour with as suggested above Pix-Insight or similar. Then you can adjust levels and curves and other processes. Regards
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    Completely Unofficial - PICTURE OF THE WEEK!!

    Happy New Year to you and all :). I decided against going to the star party due to my knee injury and the fact that the weather was going to be bad
  10. Glad to be of help Scott, nice to see it in action
  11. Hi Stephen I have merged your for sale thread in the SGL 11 star party board into an existing for sale thread.



  12. Beyond_Vision

    For Sale

    I have the following for sale Orion Sirius EQ Mount which is identical to a Skywatcher HEQ Pro Mount with Synscan handset. 5 berth Vango Orchy500 with canopy, carpet and foot print ground sheet. 8 berth Vango Tigris800 with Porch Extension, Carpet and foot print ground street.
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    Super Moon Total Lunar Eclipse Just a Few ....

    A great set of initial images Pete, well worth all the effort Regards
  14. A superb image Maurice it really pops out at you on my new monitor. That would look great as a desktop , great work on the processing. Regards

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