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First night in back garden for what seems like forever, had an interesting session.

Set the C8 on Jupiter while I dabbled with the star adventurer mini / Nikon D5300 / 105 2.8 macro.

Tried too many things as failed miserably on focus with the D5300, Jupiter was just clearing neighbours roofs ...

Got quite disheartened by 3am so took cameras off and had a peak at M13 before packing up.

Absolutely beautiful ! C8 with ES 14 mm.

Thought I'd try imaging it but only had the Nikon with William optics flattener attached ...

Managed 20 x 15 seconds as hadn't polar aligned for Jupiter.

Good luck all with opposition on the 8 th

 

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