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by julietdiane
Sat Nov 18, 2017 3:26 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Newbie needing help with M31
Replies: 10
Views: 2674

Re: Newbie needing help with M31

Great pics Dave, just goes to show even with the cheapest ZWO camera you can get some good images. I want to limit my time on the computer (not do any post processing..) that is why Livestack is ideal for me. Robin, See the blank vertical black bar on the left hand side of my image (you have to look...
by julietdiane
Sat Nov 18, 2017 9:54 am
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Newbie needing help with M31
Replies: 10
Views: 2674

Re: Newbie needing help with M31

Thanks again, I will take on board your hints and "I'll be back" with something better.
by julietdiane
Fri Nov 17, 2017 7:57 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Newbie needing help with M31
Replies: 10
Views: 2674

Re: Newbie needing help with M31

Robin, Wow you have given a lot to think about and I look forward in looking into your tips. I am wondering have I over-blown the white centre? And finally what I thought was dust on my lens, second look at the background "Noise" - it is to regular to be dust. I am wondering if I am having problems ...
by julietdiane
Fri Nov 17, 2017 5:47 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Newbie needing help with M31
Replies: 10
Views: 2674

Re: Newbie needing help with M31

You suggested a focal reducer - I just read up about it and yes looks like it does give a wider view. I will need to get one.
by julietdiane
Fri Nov 17, 2017 11:58 am
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Newbie needing help with M31
Replies: 10
Views: 2674

Newbie needing help with M31

https://forums.sharpcap.co.uk/download/file.php?mode=view&id=331 This is my first ever imaging attempt, up to now I was visual only. Equipment Stats: Skywatcher startravel 150 (F/750) apochromatic refractor with ZWO 150mm (USB 2.0) colour camera. Sharpcap Stats: I used Livestack. Capture Area=1280x...