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by numchuck
Thu Apr 18, 2019 2:40 am
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Live Stacks vs The Moon April 15 & 16 2019
Replies: 4
Views: 70

Re: Live Stacks vs The Moon April 15 & 16 2019

very , very well done .
by numchuck
Mon Apr 15, 2019 9:24 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Leo Triplet
Replies: 2
Views: 67

Re: Leo Triplet

Nick ,

M66 is one of my favorite galaxies . I especially love all of the detail you were able to capture within your image .

Chuck
by numchuck
Thu Apr 11, 2019 4:45 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: M51 with 127 MAK and QHY5LII-M
Replies: 4
Views: 123

Re: M51 with 127 MAK and QHY5LII-M

Thank you very much , Dave , for your answers . It's amazing how addictive this hobby has become .
by numchuck
Thu Apr 11, 2019 12:43 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: M51 with 127 MAK and QHY5LII-M
Replies: 4
Views: 123

Re: M51 with 127 MAK and QHY5LII-M

Thanks , Dave , for showing all of your work . Makes me realize how much more I have to learn . Can you talk more of your image that shows "why flat frames are needed"? I want to learn how to evaluate my own set up and how to improve things with flats . I can see easily what my dark frames are doing...
by numchuck
Tue Apr 09, 2019 2:22 am
Forum: How do I?
Topic: ? best way to get SharpCap to update with newest version ?
Replies: 3
Views: 62

Re: ? best way to get SharpCap to update with newest version ?

Thanks so much for writing back . . . So , I don't have to do anything special to make the new version run ? Will it know how to find my camera and it's drivers just like the old version ? And can I safely delete the old version ?
by numchuck
Tue Apr 09, 2019 12:02 am
Forum: How do I?
Topic: ? best way to get SharpCap to update with newest version ?
Replies: 3
Views: 62

? best way to get SharpCap to update with newest version ?

I presently have the pro version of SharpCap 3.1.5220 ; but when I go to the help section and click "check for updates" it says "no new updates currently available" . Can you tell me what the best way is to update to the latest version . I was afraid to just download a new version from the website b...
by numchuck
Fri Apr 05, 2019 2:12 am
Forum: Gallery
Topic: unguided galaxies
Replies: 4
Views: 181

Re: unguided galaxies

Okay Brian , I tried to keep more of the galaxy's edge in tact ; but now you can see the mistakes I was hiding .

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1Z-G82i ... p=drivesdk
by numchuck
Wed Apr 03, 2019 6:30 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: unguided galaxies
Replies: 4
Views: 181

unguided galaxies

Hey All , here is M65/66 . I took this January 5th from my work place parking lot in Boerne , Texas , with a QHY183m cmos and an ES127 FCD100 on an unguided CGX mount : 600 frames , each of 6 seconds . Thanks for looking . https://drive.google.com/file/d/1Hw9h9QSbG3pgmiThjox-NVzUIuAGAJ5h/view?usp=dr...
by numchuck
Mon Mar 25, 2019 6:01 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: M81 with SharpCapPro and StarTools
Replies: 8
Views: 202

Re: M81 with SharpCapPro and StarTools

I've not yet used a guiding system , but will purchase that soon .
by numchuck
Mon Mar 25, 2019 12:43 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: M81 with SharpCapPro and StarTools
Replies: 8
Views: 202

Re: M81 with SharpCapPro and StarTools

Thanks Brian