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by jawats
06-05-2020 09:52 AM
North American Nebula - Next Steps
All, I took the attached of the North American Nebula (I think...?) last night. 20 shots at...
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06-21-2020 01:23 PM
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by SunValley
06-12-2020 05:28 PM
New K-70 user
Recently bought a K-70 from the local ads and went for a quick outing with it and my also...
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06-20-2020 07:09 PM
by jawats
06-16-2020 12:53 PM
Random Sky Area
I was trying to produce something lovely, like the postings I've seen here recently. I keep ending...
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06-19-2020 05:43 AM
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by fewayne
06-18-2020 08:17 PM
Nothing Pentax about this at all, I'm afraid.
But you folks are my astro homies, so I hope you don't mind if I share. I haven't gotten a single...
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06-19-2020 02:36 AM
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by smigol
06-15-2020 02:00 PM
ASCOM driver
For those who use ASCOM hardware, there's an open source project that is including the bits of...
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06-15-2020 02:00 PM
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by jawats
06-13-2020 03:56 PM
Eyeballing the Ultrascope
I was peering around the internet and came across this the other day - Ultrascope ? Open Space...
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06-15-2020 10:04 AM
by jawats
06-14-2020 09:37 AM
Nebula and Sensor Dust
All, I tried the North American Nebula last night, or that region, anyway, and found after...
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06-14-2020 11:07 AM
by MossyRocks
06-08-2020 07:54 AM
Seeking advise on shooting the milky way.
It looks like I will finally be able to go out and take a nice stab at doing some milky way shots....
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06-09-2020 08:33 PM
by jawats
06-09-2020 12:15 PM
300 - 400mm Astro Lens?
All, I've been looking at an expensive ($800+) 300 - 400mm prime for astro. I won't have that on...
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06-09-2020 12:36 PM
by jawats
06-08-2020 06:16 PM
North American Nebula - Once More Unto the Breach...
So, I tried the North American Nebula again, last night. Unfortunately, it was dark so late I...
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06-08-2020 06:16 PM
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by JulioM75
06-02-2020 11:23 AM
Moon 6/1/2020 comparisson betwen K-3ii & K-5ii
Last night I was shooting at the moon and just for the heck of it I tried my 80-320mm on both...
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06-05-2020 11:33 PM
by Lew Dite
06-03-2020 06:22 AM
White Balancing the Moon
Last night during a brief break in the clouds after a thunderstorm passed through, I took some...
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06-04-2020 11:36 AM
by dakight
05-29-2020 08:51 PM
The Next Chapter
I love my Pentaxes and I don't intend to ever give them up, but when it comes to astrophotography I...
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06-02-2020 07:10 PM
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by Lew Dite
05-30-2020 09:01 PM
Moon 5/30/2020
This is getting to be a habit. Feel free to add your shots of the moon on this date to the thread....
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05-31-2020 11:12 AM
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by jawats
05-27-2020 08:30 PM
Moon - 5/27/2020
I took a few shots between cloud banks tonight with this lovely little lens / scope: The Bausch &...
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05-29-2020 08:58 AM
by JulioM75
05-22-2020 07:44 PM
M51 and M101 after a long night
I was able to find both DSO, maybe out of luck who knows but i really enjoyed shooting them. Used...
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05-28-2020 11:03 PM
by DavideAlboresiLenzi
05-27-2020 04:16 AM
Messier 27
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05-28-2020 05:53 PM
by SunValley
05-24-2020 11:42 AM
Confinement astronomy
I just found out that where I live has among the worst sky quality in the world! With and...
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05-28-2020 10:36 AM
by rpjallan
05-18-2020 07:48 PM
SMC Pentax A 400mm f5.6
Just wondering if anyone could tell me if this lens would be suitable for astrophotography using a...
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05-25-2020 08:14 PM
by alcorymizar
05-24-2020 09:34 PM
I only wanted to shot the Moon. But a small star appeared nearby. After the show I learned it was...
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05-25-2020 05:35 AM


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