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by celeron787
Wed Mar 25, 2020 9:30 am
Forum: Astrophotography
Topic: M42 and some questions
Replies: 5
Views: 146

Re: M42 and some questions

Thanks Ivan for the detailed reply. Seems like I have my directions mixed up, need to read a few times to wrap my head around it. Will attempt it a few more times to make more sense of it.
by celeron787
Sat Mar 21, 2020 2:20 pm
Forum: Astrophotography
Topic: M42 and some questions
Replies: 5
Views: 146

M42 and some questions

Gotten my star adventurer tracker recently, tested it out with the orion nebula. Results was quite similar to my first M42 untracked shot with 390 light frames. Taken under my block at Bukit Panjang. How much more integration time do I need to get the horsehead? Sony a6000 18-135mm lens ISO400 Light...
by celeron787
Fri Jan 17, 2020 6:54 pm
Forum: Beginners Forums
Topic: Need some opinions to get started in astrophotography
Replies: 2
Views: 374

Re: Need some opinions to get started in astrophotography

Hi, actually you have already selected your equipments and the next thing is to get your shopping cart to be filled. WO redcat is one scope which has been eyed by a numbers of imagers from what i know. As for star adventurer, yes it is quite portable and easy carrying around. With this items on han...
by celeron787
Tue Jan 14, 2020 6:59 pm
Forum: Beginners Forums
Topic: Need some opinions to get started in astrophotography
Replies: 2
Views: 374

Need some opinions to get started in astrophotography

Hi, I'm trying to get into astrophotography after trying some untracked shots last year. I currently own a Sony a6000 and a 18-135mm zoom lens. I'm looking for: - Portable and light weight - Reasonably priced - Looking to take subjects like M31, M42, milky way, moon etc - I've also read about softwa...