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by cprobertson1
01-09-2019 03:42 AM
My adventures in astrophotography
I've recently taken an interest in astrophotography and thought I would share my misadventures! ...
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03-30-2019 07:03 PM
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by cheekygeek
11-16-2015 08:28 PM
How to avoid wasting photons with too-high ISOs (?)
This is less of a tutorial than a question for discussion (and a set of links to hopefully provide...
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05-31-2016 10:54 PM
by Pete_XL Go to last post
by Stone G.
06-13-2012 01:08 AM
ASTROTRACER - Images, Tips & Tricks?
I wonder if there are any Astrotracer users among the members of this group? I just got the...
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11-28-2013 02:31 AM
by nightfly
12-11-2012 05:27 PM
K-01 Astrophotography
A departure in astrophotography from my work with film, the purchase of my first Pentax digital has...
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11-10-2013 09:55 AM
by Grey Area
11-29-2015 05:08 PM
camera arrives tomorrow...
K3-II with an 18-55 f 5.4 lens and a 50m portrait lens. I know nothing about photography much less...
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12-29-2015 10:00 AM
by fewayne Go to last post
by cheekygeek
01-17-2015 07:48 AM
Comet Lovejoy 2015
This is my first pitiful attempt at Comet Lovejoy (Jan. 2015). Life has been a little disrupted...
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03-17-2015 08:44 AM
by ChipB Go to last post
by IsaacT
07-13-2015 11:06 AM
First Andromeda Galaxy Attempt! Pointers?
Hey everyone. I went out last night with a Star Wheel, a Compass, and of course my photography gear...
44 442
10-11-2015 11:02 PM
by pixelsaurus
05-07-2012 04:42 PM
Transit of Venus
Lotsa useful info including calculations for local transit times. Local transit times |...
42 458
07-06-2012 02:14 AM
by fewayne
01-21-2019 09:49 AM
I cannot possibly be the first to post eclipse pictures here!
I was going to humblebrag about all the flaws with these images, but you know what? I'm just going...
39 716
02-10-2019 07:20 PM
by Grey Area
03-08-2016 04:52 PM
At what point do you suspect asrotracer is actually broken?
Seriously, mine won't even give point stars on a 15s exposure with a 50me lens. My flipping Samsung...
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07-07-2016 01:09 PM
by K David Go to last post
by Pete_XL
11-28-2016 12:32 AM
Andromeda 2.0
Yesterday evening I applied my new workflow on a M31 image sequence shot last Thursday (ca. 70 pics...
35 1830
01-28-2017 08:27 AM
by UserAccessDenied
05-20-2015 06:40 AM
Options for Wide Angle Astro?
Fellow Pentaxians. I'm looking to achieve some decent star shots this summer when I'm out in...
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07-01-2015 06:44 AM
by Stone G.
01-29-2012 01:43 PM
DSLR-Video for Astrophotography?
I didn't buy my K-5 to get video, but now that I have it, I thought I should see, if I could get...
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03-31-2014 03:45 PM
by IsaacT
09-16-2015 12:53 AM
First attempt at Orion! So much easier to find than M31!
So I tried for the first time to locate and photograph Orion! The images below were stacked from 30...
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10-06-2015 11:34 PM
by smigol Go to last post
by Pete_XL
04-20-2018 09:59 AM
Black Eye - Blue Eye or what?!
In English they call it Black Eye Galaxy in German Blue Eye Galaxy and some say Evil Eye...... ...
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04-26-2018 04:03 AM
by k5astro Go to last post
by Grey Area
12-27-2015 04:32 AM
laser for sighting
Saw someone suggest a laser pointer to aid with sighting. Lots of power options available from...
30 516
02-12-2016 12:25 PM
by Pete_XL
06-26-2017 12:16 PM
New Stuff on the balcony!
Hey guys! Outside my new refractor from TS (910 mm TS 130/F7 triplet APO) ist waiting for the...
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07-10-2017 05:13 AM
by GWARmachine
11-08-2011 12:00 AM
Tracking, Stacking, and Learning...
Well, I created this group to learn from others about astrophotography so I guess I should start a...
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05-04-2012 11:19 AM
by smigol Go to last post
by Pete_XL
02-18-2017 05:34 PM
5 hrs of light from M42
This is one more from my balcony. More than I ever expected to be possible with an unmodified DSLR...
27 1004
02-23-2017 04:32 AM
by Gimbal Go to last post
by PentaxJax
12-15-2012 05:10 PM
Astro Trac thoughts?
Hello all. I have recently purchased a K5 and have been having grand ideas ofAstrophotography! ...
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03-03-2014 07:29 PM
by jbinpg Go to last post


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