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by cstone
Fri Jan 15, 2016 5:46 pm
Forum: Feedback
Topic: Bulletin Board colours
Replies: 2
Views: 6699

Re: Bulletin Board colours

Eb appreciate what you are saying and I'll give it some thought, but in the mean time I'm sure you know what colour a cup of tea should look like. :)

So your're on Tea Duty 1st March!
http://www.boltonastro.co.uk/calendar/
by cstone
Fri Jan 15, 2016 2:24 pm
Forum: Member Observations - Blogging
Topic: Imaging M1 -- Atik Infinity
Replies: 2
Views: 4285

Re: Imaging M1 -- Atik Infinity

Were you using the focal-reducer and UHC filter?
Yes I did, I removed the IR filter and replaced it with the UHC
by cstone
Fri Jan 15, 2016 1:56 pm
Forum: Member Observations - Blogging
Topic: Imaging M1 -- Atik Infinity
Replies: 2
Views: 4285

Imaging M1 -- Atik Infinity

Had a go last night with the Atik Camera and C11 again with 15 Second exposures. Struggled as my original settings that I was using to help optimise the streaming videos seems to off disappeared :roll: but still managed to get M1 and the image improves over time. Apologies its not in the middle but ...
by cstone
Thu Nov 26, 2015 9:13 pm
Forum: Club events
Topic: Newsletter Editor
Replies: 0
Views: 3198

Newsletter Editor

Starting with the January edition Andy Martin has agreed to take over as newsletter editor for the society.

Again thanks to Anthony for his efforts it is most appreciated.

Carl Stone
(Club Secretary)
by cstone
Tue Nov 10, 2015 5:55 pm
Forum: Member Observations - Blogging
Topic: The age of infinity
Replies: 9
Views: 9729

Re: The age of infinity

cstone wrote:I was using the Baader UHC-S. It's a good camera for collimating with as well.
Need to correct myself. I had both screwed on the InfaRed and UHC-S
by cstone
Tue Nov 10, 2015 10:34 am
Forum: Member Observations - Blogging
Topic: The age of infinity
Replies: 9
Views: 9729

Re: The age of infinity

rwilkinson wrote:Were you shooting through the Baader UHC-S filter, or just the Revelation IR-blocker?
I was using the Baader UHC-S. It's a good camera for collimating with as well.
by cstone
Mon Nov 09, 2015 9:30 pm
Forum: Member Observations - Blogging
Topic: The age of infinity
Replies: 9
Views: 9729

Re: The age of infinity

in the software manual have you looked at appendix A, last pages this tells you how to set it up for the first time for you tube Yes I did. The Software basically crashes after authenticating when you hit the broadcast button. Seems to do it for Windows 7 and Vista. At the moment have Atik on the c...
by cstone
Sat Nov 07, 2015 2:32 pm
Forum: Member Observations - Blogging
Topic: The age of infinity
Replies: 9
Views: 9729

Re: The age of infinity

What problems are you having with the infinity software? You press the broadcast button and nothing happens. Plus there is nothing in the Quick Reference guide to refer to. But will be looking at YouTube videos later. What focal-ratio were you using on your C11 - the "raw" f/10, or f/6 with that Re...
by cstone
Sat Nov 07, 2015 11:42 am
Forum: Club events
Topic: Sacred Heart Outreach Event
Replies: 9
Views: 7919

Re: Sacred Heart Outreach Event

There is a description of the evening events over at the blogging section but thanks everyone for the feedback, hope everyone enjoyed the streams.

viewtopic.php?f=18&t=817
by cstone
Sat Nov 07, 2015 11:41 am
Forum: Member Observations - Blogging
Topic: The age of infinity
Replies: 9
Views: 9729

The age of infinity

I was rather excited about the societies new Atik Infinity camera having heard how sensitive the sensor was. Once set-up on the C11 the camera was focused and taking unobstructed ten second images of M57. Even though I was only using the Artemis Capture software for quick results I was able to strea...