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Lunar craters of interest DMK


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Some Lunar test shots using the DMK21AU618, C8 SCT on 19-02-2013, AS!2 stacked & Processed in PS

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Appreciate any comments & especially advice on how to improve my Lunar captures.

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Cheers guys, had a slight problem with a soaked corrector plate as dew built up just as i got my 3x barlow ready, had sorted it twice but it was early morning & didnt want to wake my neighbours by giving the sct a quick blow dry with the hair drier.

It was that cold i was chilled through but happy with what i did capture.

I think the pic is Plato but forgot to name it.

Glad you liked them though :-)

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Hi there focus looks a bit of in some of them , i have the same camera ,if you use ic cature clik the histogram it will pop up set gain at around 500 to start with look at the black side of the histogram you looking for 127 half and half ( half black half yellow) keep move in the expo usally i use 1/60 with the gamma start at around 80 ,do not worry what the image looks like on the screen for now.

it may look a little dark but that can be sorted later if you do this am sure your images will improve , keep a eye on the historgram pat

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