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  1. macipod

    Widefield astophotography with DSLR

    Hi, thanks for the replys i will give steppenwolf an email and ask him if this would be good for me . Thanks Luke
  2. Hi does anyone out there know of a good book , that covers imaging with dslr with tripod and telescope. Thanks Luke
  3. Put me down for one , not at Kelling Cheers Luke
  4. Hi, I am going to mexico in a couple of weeks, should have dark skys being on the edge of a rain forest and no too many tourists,i would like to take some widefield shots. I have a canon 40d with a 17-85 lens and tripod, and basically just looking for a good guide or book to take which tells me best ways of taking images and to process them that is just for cameras on tripods . Thanks Luke
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    Skywatcher PowerTank ??

    Hi I have a CG- 5 mount with dual motors,I think u will find that the hand contol only accepts 6v not 12v , I used mine with a celestron power tank and I purchased a cable with two male conectors from maplins for £3 hope this helps . Luke
  6. Thanks Mark ,I will give steve a call for advise Cheers Luke
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    Great Cluster in Hercules - M13

    That is SUPURB,i agree the best i have seen WOW ! Luke
  8. Hi, I was thinking of buying a 450D, just wonderd what i would need to start imaging with this set up,and what sort of things are best to image with this scope. I would love to image some globular clusters, as they are just awesome to look at through the EP ,would it be possible to image any deep sky stuff also. forgot my mount is driven also. Thanks Luke
  9. macipod

    Sky at Night June Imagers

    Well done everyone:icon_salut: Luke
  10. macipod

    light fantastic

    Hi, Thats great, fingers crossed for you, I have same problem might see what the council can do for me . Luke
  11. Doc , WOW thats a beast ....
  12. macipod

    piggyback mount

    Hi Would anyone now if this Celestron Piggyback Mount - for 5, 6, & 8 SE Telescope on eBay, also, Telescopes, Binoculars Telescopes, Photography (end time 05-Jun-09 22:06:31 BST) would fit a C-6 SCT. Thanks Luke
  13. Hi Just wondered how much this scope would be worth,thinking of buying the package with goto from FLO, selling the scope and my non goto CG5 mount how much would they be worth together as a package. Thanks Luke
  14. I second that be up there in a shot...

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