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aramitsharma

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About aramitsharma

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  1. aramitsharma

    Sun on 07.05.2018

    I know Dave... But when you are doing a quick 10 min process at 4 in the morning while feeding and burping a baby, this is what you get..
  2. aramitsharma

    Sun on 07.05.2018

    Quark Chromosphere, DMK41 mono, TS 60ED
  3. aramitsharma

    Orion Rising

    Lol.. Come to my location. You'll 'love' it. 30-40 stars at the max
  4. 1 sec exposure of Orion rising over London, taken with Sony Xperia XZ Premium, I think it captured the smudge of the nebula as well
  5. aramitsharma

    Light Pollution Filter

    I can see at least a dozen...lol
  6. aramitsharma

    Light Pollution Filter

    I've been pleasantly surprised by the effectiveness of Optolong's UHC filter. I live in Canary Wharf area in London and this filter enabled me to extend the exposures a lot. The sky background is easy to get rid of as well.. It produces a green cast which is very easy to remove. The image is not great, sorry the collimation is off and the tracking was a hit and miss, but I like the colours in this RGB image.
  7. aramitsharma

    Sun 05.11.2017

    No, its a 2 pane image... when i put on a 0.5x reducer on the nosepiece, 3/4th of the sun was there. Guess, I need a bigger chip but they cost £££. Don't want to go the CMOS way because of Newton's rings. Guess I will get a full disc with my guidescope. I will try next time.
  8. aramitsharma

    Sun 05.11.2017

    Thanks Pete, Yes, I sorted that out on QHY, but it didn't happen on DMK at all..
  9. aramitsharma

    Sun 05.11.2017

    So, I tested my newly acquired DMK41 mono cam, both with and without a nosepiece reducer. What a difference from QHY 5LII- no Newton's rings. Easy focusing, and better frame rate Quark chromosphereTS 60ED on iOptron SmarteqDMK41AU04.AS
  10. aramitsharma

    Horsehead narrowband from London

    Yep.. Horrible. I had two options give it up or carry on. Glad I chose the second option.
  11. London, january 2017 Imaging scope: TS 60ED with 0.79x reducer Guidescope: generic 60mm guidescope from Amazon Imaging Camera: SXV-H9 mono Guide camera: QHY 5L II Filters: Astronomik 12nm Ha 3 hours, O3, 2 hours , 15 min per exposure Mount: Celestron AVX Processed in pixinsight and photoshop
  12. aramitsharma

    Rosette nebula from London

    Rosette nebula London, December 2016 Imaging scope: TS 60ED with 0.79x reducer Guidescope: generic 60mm guidescope from Amazon Imaging Camera: SXV-H9 mono Guide camera: QHY 5L II Filters: Astronomik 12nm Ha, S2, O3, 2 hours each, 15 min per exposure Mount: Cekestron AVX Processed in pixinsight and photoshop
  13. aramitsharma

    Crab nebula

    Taken from London on 25th nov. C8 with 0.63x focal reducer, SXV H9, Astronomik Ha S II OIII 12nm filters 9Ha, 6 S2, 6O3, 400 sec each. My first narrowband session.
  14. aramitsharma

    Andromeda from London

    The Canon camera is modded, so I just use the astronomik CLS clip filter.
  15. aramitsharma

    Andromeda from London

    It's 12 no. 5 minute subs
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