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by Airconvent
Sat Jan 02, 2021 6:31 pm
Forum: Astrophotography
Topic: 2020 Astrophotography In Review
Replies: 2
Views: 329

Re: 2020 Astrophotography In Review

Good effort and progress, celeron797...keep it up! :)
by Airconvent
Fri Jan 01, 2021 4:44 pm
Forum: Pasar Malam
Topic: WTS : Sony E-mount Lenses
Replies: 0
Views: 300

WTS : Sony E-mount Lenses

Trimming my Sony E-mount lenses and possibly my A6000 camera (only if I can sell off all the lenses) 1. Sony 30mm f/2.5 macro (in Box) $280 2. Sony 50mm f/1.8 OSS (in Box) $320 3. Sony 16mm f/2.8 (in Box, no hood) $200 4. Sony 18-200 OSS (No Box) $600 5. Sigma 30 f/2.8 Art(DN) (in Box) $240 Non-lens...
by Airconvent
Fri Jan 01, 2021 4:42 pm
Forum: Pasar Malam
Topic: WTS : Pentax Lenses
Replies: 0
Views: 297

WTS : Pentax Lenses

Trimming down by Pentax collection. Have the following for sale: 1. Pentax 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 (With Box) $590 2. Pentax 18-250mm f/3.5-6.3 ED AL(IF) (With Box + Hoya Filter) $300 3. Pentax DA 35mm f/2.4 (No Box) $190 4. Pentax DA 70mm f/2.4 Limited Series (With Box) $330 5. Sigma 600 Mirror Lens f/8...
by Airconvent
Fri Jan 01, 2021 4:38 pm
Forum: Singastro.org Announcements & News
Topic: Happy New Year
Replies: 5
Views: 5796

Re: Happy New Year

On behalf of the Singastro team, a very happy new year to all our forummers!
For 2021, let us know that we will have clear skies, nice new objects and most importantly, a safe and recovered world to enjoy astronomy in. :)
by Airconvent
Mon Dec 28, 2020 4:49 pm
Forum: Astrophotography
Topic: Mars and other solar system objects 2020
Replies: 49
Views: 2106

Re: Mars and other solar system objects 2020

Nice conjunction capture! Seems you are moving on to the sun :)
by Airconvent
Sat Dec 26, 2020 10:25 pm
Forum: Astronomy Events & Observation Sessions
Topic: Dark spots in Singapore
Replies: 1
Views: 411

Re: Dark spots in Singapore

Hi TriiodideFrog. Do check out our FAQ section. Unfortunately, many of the "Dark" sites have all but disppeared. You can try some dark spots in Punggol and one favourite location is Dempsey Hill. But for astrophotgraphy, you can still take good shots under city light. Generally Changi is a good area...
by Airconvent
Sat Dec 26, 2020 10:21 pm
Forum: Astronomy Events & Observation Sessions
Topic: Jupiter-Saturn Conjunction 2020 Dec 21-25
Replies: 12
Views: 541

Re: Jupiter-Saturn Conjunction 2020 Dec 21-25

Nice, Richard. Raining tonight, so it's a miss again today. We still have about 3 days for decent views?
Where is the viewing area? Looks like an interesting spot.
by Airconvent
Fri Dec 25, 2020 11:27 pm
Forum: Singastro.org Announcements & News
Topic: Merry Christmas To All
Replies: 7
Views: 4104

Re: Merry Christmas To All

Welcome Amestryyz :)
by Airconvent
Fri Dec 25, 2020 12:12 am
Forum: Singastro.org Announcements & News
Topic: Merry Christmas To All
Replies: 7
Views: 4104

Re: Merry Christmas To All

On behalf of the Singastro Team, wishing all our forummers a Merry, Peaceful and Safe Christmas!
Remember during a shutdown, Astronomy is an ideal hobby ! :)
by Airconvent
Fri Dec 25, 2020 12:10 am
Forum: Beginners Forums
Topic: A newbie looking for recommendation
Replies: 4
Views: 704

Re: A newbie looking for recommendation

Welcome astrolover. For telescopes, there are 2 opposing forces. Big scope can see more but harder to deploy. Small scopes are easy to take out but the views may not be pleasing. I feel the optimal size for Singapore skies is 8" but a 5 or 6" is a good aperture to start with. If you can afford and i...