Search found 6 matches

by Gamewarden
Mon Nov 02, 2020 12:24 pm
Forum: ZWO Cameras
Topic: ZWO 294 or 533 ???
Replies: 3
Views: 283

Re: ZWO 294 or 533 ???

Thanks folks. I have ordered the 294, hope it is here for Xmas.

Mark
by Gamewarden
Fri Oct 30, 2020 12:56 pm
Forum: ZWO Cameras
Topic: ZWO 294 or 533 ???
Replies: 3
Views: 283

ZWO 294 or 533 ???

Folks I have a Celestron 6SE with the .63 focal reducer. I am presently using a Zwo 224 colour camera for EAA. As you know the FOV is very small which makes it difficult to locate things and to find enough stars to livestack. SOOOOO I am looking at a new camera either the ZWO 294 uncooled or the 533...
by Gamewarden
Fri Oct 16, 2020 8:59 pm
Forum: ZWO Cameras
Topic: Upgrading ZWO camera
Replies: 2
Views: 224

Re: Upgrading ZWO camera

Thanks Robin for the suggestions
by Gamewarden
Fri Oct 16, 2020 2:21 pm
Forum: ZWO Cameras
Topic: Upgrading ZWO camera
Replies: 2
Views: 224

Upgrading ZWO camera

I presently have a ZWO 224 colour camera I use with my Celestron 6 SE and .63 reducer for Nebs and galaxies. The FOV for this setup is .33 by .22 degrees. This does not allow me to plate solve and it makes stacking in SharpCap very difficult in some instances. It also makes it difficult to find obje...
by Gamewarden
Sat Aug 29, 2020 3:41 pm
Forum: How do I?
Topic: Livestack alignment settings
Replies: 14
Views: 1348

Re: Livestack alignment settings

I am also new at this. I think some problems regarding the inability of livestacking comes with using cameras of small FOV and sensor size. I use a 6SE with .63 reducer and a ZWO 224 camera and experience trouble with stacking all the time. Perhaps I dont have the most optimum equipment for the job ...
by Gamewarden
Wed Mar 25, 2020 7:05 pm
Forum: Tips and Tricks
Topic: Live stacking toofew stars
Replies: 4
Views: 962

Live stacking toofew stars

Folks I am relatively new to astronomy. I use a 6SE with zwo 225 camera, .63 reducer,CPWI and Sharpcap Pro. I am having trouble getting enough stars to perform a live stack with this small chip camera. I am adjusting the noise, black level and star width but everytime I am working on a image I strug...