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Everything posted by Daniel-K

  1. Adobe creative cloud is only £12 a month and you get lightroom and photoshop for that.you also have access to adobe portfolio where you can build your own free website. I tried paintshop pro couldn’t get on with it for me I’d choose PS over any of the others out there it’s a lot easier to navigate.
  2. i love this area of the lakes it has so much to offer for landscapers, i have a image i want to do from the summit of catbells of the milkyway over skiddaw this year. hopefully i can pull it off
  3. its not just in the astronomy market, canon have been upping their prices too
  4. saw it the other night when down at the local lighthouse for sunset, i love spotting mercury
  5. Back from Glencoe images coming up later tonight.

  6. yes its the skywatcher star adventurer. Great bit of kit when i can get out and use it. im going to make more of an effort this year to get out and use it. im pretty happy with the exposure lengths from the sticking polaris in the x cross hairs of the polar scope. im also going to try some work from home this year once i get LP filter sorted for the 70-200mm F2.8 lens, i may even buy a little APO to stick on it kids are getting older now so im able to get back out more for long nights.
  7. It was the SA it’s a great bit of kit. Duno why I had a moment of madness a few weeks ago and thought about selling it
  8. so while i was out the other night i thought id try some testing ready for the MW season. bare with me i know its noisy but its just one image DSS doesnt seem to like stacking my subs for some reason. im hoping to create a huge milky way image this year with lots of detail. Shot at 35mm cropped in a little bit as there was a bit of glow from the rising sun. X1 360 sec ISO 1000
  9. i prefer the 1x1 crop, looks excellent on my screen
  10. Jesus that’s cheap. These are great EPs I really enjoyed mine when I had them.
  11. Thanks Kerry i had to light paint it to make it more interesting, other wise it was just pretty boring foreground with great sky.
  12. two exposures with a skywatcher SA. 300 seconds for the sky and then 120 for the foreground blended in PS cc
  13. no its not a composite, just two exposures one for the sky one for the foreground. Sky 300secs ISO 1000 F4 foreground 120 seconds IS0 1600 and light painted blended in PS CC
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