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by Airconvent
Thu Jun 10, 2021 4:21 pm
Forum: Buy and Sell
Topic: Deal Alert - Vixen-Optics Closing Down Sale
Replies: 2
Views: 154

Re: Deal Alert - Vixen-Optics Closing Down Sale

Closing down sale, mah. Early bird get the best deals. Although I am not sure if they had good stuff in their clearance sale to be begin with. :)
by Airconvent
Thu Jun 03, 2021 4:58 pm
Forum: Astronomy Events & Observation Sessions
Topic: The next 5 eclipse events visible from SEA_Australia. What's your plan?
Replies: 2
Views: 126

Re: The next 5 eclipse events visible from SEA_Australia. What's your plan?

Thanks hhzhang. Seems like not much action 1 deg above the equator. Hopefully by 2023 normalcy will return. :)
by Airconvent
Fri May 28, 2021 9:51 pm
Forum: Astrophotography
Topic: My astrophotography 2021
Replies: 194
Views: 10845

Re: My astrophotography 2021

Good attempt, hhzhang. Some did manage to capture good photos after the eclipse was over but it depends on where you were because of the clouds. :)
by Airconvent
Fri May 28, 2021 9:49 pm
Forum: Astrophotography
Topic: Mobile Phone photography
Replies: 3
Views: 156

Re: Mobile Phone photography

Good attempt. You can actually buy mobile phone telescope adapters that will allow you to pre-install correctly so when taking photos, only need to point and shoot without adjusting around the vignetting.
by Airconvent
Tue May 25, 2021 8:44 pm
Forum: Equipment Discussions
Topic: Celestron SLT127 Setup
Replies: 2
Views: 257

Re: Celestron SLT127 Setup

Hi
There are a ton of videos on Youtube teaching you how to do it.
Can start with their official video first.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B4RvPnSC_Eg
by Airconvent
Thu May 20, 2021 6:46 pm
Forum: Astrophotography
Topic: Jupiter and Saturn Apparition 2021
Replies: 9
Views: 263

Re: Jupiter and Saturn Apparition 2021

So much detail! Thanks for sharing.
btw, why stop at C9.25? Go for the C14 ! :)
by Airconvent
Tue May 18, 2021 6:00 pm
Forum: Buy and Sell
Topic: WTB: Orion v5 or Skywatcher v4 SynScan Computerized GoTo Hand Controller (found @ Mcgill) (CLOSED)
Replies: 11
Views: 1136

Re: WTB: Orion v5 or Skywatcher v4 SynScan Computerized GoTo Hand Controller

Hi Kochu, Hope you are well. The skywatcher app is more for leisure usage. For Mersing, it will be too bright even in dark mode, plus using a phone or tablet means it can get bright when there are calls, notifications etc. A handcontroller will be easier. I am also looking for one but they are ridic...
by Airconvent
Thu May 13, 2021 5:43 pm
Forum: Singastro.org Announcements & News
Topic: Selamat Hari Raya
Replies: 6
Views: 5830

Re: Selamat Hari Raya

On behalf of the team, here is wishing all our Muslim Forummers Happy Hari Raya Adilfitri! :)
by Airconvent
Fri May 07, 2021 10:48 pm
Forum: Astrophotography
Topic: My Update
Replies: 3
Views: 315

Re: My Update

Nice photos, Ken :)