III: Astrophotography

September 3, 2018
Venus
Orion Xt8i, Canon SL2, T-Ring Adapter, 2x Barlow, Prime Focus
1080p, 60fps, 1/320 Shutter Speed, ISO 100
Processed with PiPP 2, AutoStakkert 2 and Registax 6

September 2, 2018
Mars
Orion Xt8i, Canon SL2, T-Ring Adapter, 2x Barlow, Prime Focus
1080p, 60fps, 1/60 Shutter Speed, ISO 200
Processed with PiPP 2, AutoStakkert 2 and Registax 6

August 24/25, 2018
Tracking Sunspots
Celestron EclipSmart Solar Telescope, iPhone X
1080p Video Frame Capture Edited in Photoshop Elements 6

June 29/30, 2018
Copernicus Crater
Orion Xt8i, Canon SL2, T-Ring Adapter, 2x Barlow, Prime Focus
1080p, 60fps, 1/125 Shutter Speed, ISO 400
Processed with Pipp 2, Autostakkert 2, Registax 6 and Photoshop Elements 6
Copernicus Crater

Jupiter, Io and Europa
Orion Xt8i, Canon SL2, T-Ring Adapter, 2x Barlow, Prime Focus
1080p, 60fps, 1/60 Shutter Speed, ISO 400
Processed with PiPP 2, AutoStakkert 2 and Registax 6

Saturn
Orion Xt8i, Canon SL2, T-Ring Adapter, 2x Barlow, Prime Focus
1080p, 60fps, 1/125 Shutter Speed, ISO 3200
Processed with PiPP 2, AutoStakkert 2 and Registax 6
Saturn

June 28, 2018
Jupiter
Orion Xt8i, Canon SL2, T-Ring Adapter, 2x Barlow, Prime Focus
1080p, 60fps, 1/60 Shutter Speed, ISO 400
Processed with PiPP 2, AutoStakkert 2 and Registax 6
Jupiter
June 8, 2018
Saturn
Orion Xt8i, 6mm Zhumell Planetary Eyepiece
iPhoneX, Filming at 1080p, 60 FPS, 2x Optical and 3x Digital Zoom
Total Magnification: 1200x
Edited with Registax 6 and Adobe Premiere Elements 6

June, 6, 2018
Jupiter, Europa and Io
Orion XT8i, 6mm Zhumell Planetary Eyepiece
iPhoneX, Filming at 1080p, 60 FPS, 2x Optical Zoom
Total Magnification: 400x
Edited with Registax 6 and Adobe Premiere Elements 6

 

February 2, 2018
Orion and Flame Nebulae
Canon SL2, 85 Seperate 4 Second Exposures Staked into 5 Minutes and 40 Seconds,
f/5.6, 55mm, ISO 3200
Processed with DeepSkyTracker 3
Enhanced with Adobe Premiere Elements 2018Picture saved with settings embedded.Picture saved with settings embedded.

January 20, 2018
Orion Nebula
Canon SL2, 19 Separate 4 Second Exposures Stacked into 76 Seconds,
f/5.6, 55mm, ISO 1600
Processed with DeepSkyStacker 3
Enhanced with Adobe Premiere Elements 6.0

December 27, 2017
Orion Nebula
Canon SL2, 4 Seconds, f/5.6, 55mm, ISO 3200
Enhanced with Digital Photo Professional 4
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December 11, 2017
Andromeda Galaxy
Canon SL2, 15 Seconds, f/4, 18mm, ISO 800
Enhanced with Adobe Premiere Elements 6.0
IMG_0512 Enhanced

Cropped Image of Andromeda
IMG_0512 Enhanced and Cropped

Star Field
Canon SL2, 10 Seconds, f/4, 18mm, ISO 800
Enhanced with Adobe Premiere Elements 6.0
IMG_0534 Enhanced

December 10, 2017
Pleiades Open Star Cluster
Canon SL2, 8 Seconds, f/5.6, 55mm, ISO 1600
Pleiades Open Star Cluster

December 3, 2017
The Moon
Canon SL2, 1/640 Second, f/5.6 55mm, ISO 100
IMG_0108

Cropped and enhanced image with Adobe Photoshop Elements 6.0
IMG_0108 Edit 1

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