Jump to content

sgl_imaging_challenge_banner_31.thumb.jpg.b7a41d6a0fa4e315f57ea3e240acf140.jpg

davefrance

Members
  • Content Count

    1,482
  • Joined

  • Last visited

  • Days Won

    41

davefrance last won the day on October 9 2017

davefrance had the most liked content!

Community Reputation

6,512 Excellent

6 Followers

About davefrance

  • Rank
    Sub Dwarf

Profile Information

  • Gender
    Male
  • Interests
    Astro-photography, terrestrial photography, nature.
  • Location
    SW France, Quercynoise "dark skies" triangle

Recent Profile Visitors

The recent visitors block is disabled and is not being shown to other users.

  1. Was supposed to be at least one hour but the battery in my camera gave up after 20 minutes Canon 80D + ED80 40 x 30 secs ISO1600
  2. Hopefully there is no true black in there. None shown on histogram. I always find it difficult to decide how dark the sky should be, I think we always perceive it to be darker than it is in reality.
  3. Canon 80D + ED80 99 x 30 secs @ ISO1600 stitched in DSS
  4. Canon 80D + ED80 63 x 30 secs @ ISO1600
  5. Startrail 15 x 2 minute exposures ISO1600 Canon 80D + ED80 According to Stellarium it was about 250,000 km from earth at the time of this startrail. 2 single 10 second exposures @ ISO16000 (yes 16000) Canon 80D + ED80
  6. No, I find 30 secs is good for the nucleus. It is difficult to strike a balance between core and outer regions. I find I can do more with DXO than trying to modify in DSS but that may be because I understand the former better. I think the more frames you take the better the outer regions will be, I took 99 but for some reason DSS chose to stack only 55.
  7. At last a night with few clouds. 55 x 30 secs ISO1600 stacked in DSS - Canon 80D + ED80
  8. Great explanation thanks. No. 4 seems to fit in well with the slow movement.
×
×
  • Create New...

Important Information

We have placed cookies on your device to help make this website better. You can adjust your cookie settings, otherwise we'll assume you're okay to continue. By using this site, you agree to our Terms of Use.