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I have been doing visual observing since I got my 8SE about a year ago, but I've been intrigued by the possibility of seeing a bit more (at least on my laptop screen). I got a 224MC and captured some images of Europa transiting Jupiter last night. The seeing was just average and I was on my back patio in light polluted suburban skies. This hardly matches the amazing images I've seen here on SGL, but I had some fun creating them. I followed the terrific image processing tutorials here: http://planetaryimagingtutorials.com/ I used Firecapture to capture both Jupiter and the globular cluster (M3), stacked in AutoStakkert, then enhanced a little in Registax. I did not use a barlow for Jupiter or my 0.5x reducer for M3. In my eyepiece with the light pollution and neighbor's porch lights, I could barely make out the smudge of M3 to center it in my EP. I was surprised it was so clear in the 224MC.
I know, 130PDS is not the best scope for planetary AP. But I just wanted to share my beginner's results. Both taken on 5th and 6 of May 2018, using 130PDS, x3 Barlow and ZWO ASi224MC. SharpCarp > Autostakert+Registrax Thanks for looking