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by MrAstroBen
Fri Mar 16, 2018 12:43 pm
Forum: Polar Alignment
Topic: Using the imaging scope to polar align?
Replies: 1
Views: 615

Using the imaging scope to polar align?

I have two scopes currently, Altair 480 triplet and a 105M vixen 1000mm. Altair 183C imaging cam I use an Altair 60mm guide and 290M cam to polar align now but considering an OAG for guiding. The FOV for the 480 and 183C isnt much different than the guide scope setup so assume i should be able to po...
by MrAstroBen
Fri Mar 16, 2018 12:32 pm
Forum: Feature Suggestions
Topic: Extra File format
Replies: 6
Views: 834

Extra File format

As well as astrophotography i use my setup to capture wildlife. An Altair 183C in daylight gives the option of very fast exposures which is perfect for this. If i could save the images in a common raw format other than fits though it would be much better. Would this be difficult to achieve? I use DX...