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mark skelton

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About mark skelton

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    astrophotography, mountain bike, bike packing, waterfall/ landscape photography.
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    West Malvern
  1. APT for me. Found it better than SGPRO, I can set APT screen colour to red for night time imaging where as SGPRO you can't.
  2. Timer now set to put this on
  3. That's what I was thinking for I was a few fun and games trying to get my head around this new set up
  4. my first attempt at m3 using astro photography tool, Astro pixel processor then finished of in photoshop.
  5. First attempt at deep sky work
  6. This i s what I got on the side of my scope:- Sabrent 60W 7-Port USB 3.0 Hub + 3 Smart Charging Ports with Individual Power Switches and LEDs includes 60W 12V/5A power adapter (HB-B7C3)
  7. Clear sky forecast for tonight but guess what, gale force winds up here on the side of the Malverns.
  8. How does one set the focus point for all the filters in apt?
  9. I've got apt started up and connected to my heq5 mount via ascom no probs. there, but when I start up stellarium Then go to connect to mount - nothing happens,I 've got the latest update. Is there a step that I missed or something?
  10. Cheers for the info. Been having fun and games trying to get the platesolveing to work.
  11. A couple shots of the moon and Venus together.
  12. Both bbc and clear outside said clear first halve of the night had look out side still loads of cloud.
  13. Bias frame are like dark frames ie with lens cap on but the exposure is set at the fastest exposure ( in case of my dslr 1/4000 sec.) where as dark are the same exposure length as lights.
  14. I'll try that next time I get connected up
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