At 10:10 AM 9/5/04 -0700, Rob Hawley wrote:
>...If you have access to an internet connection SkyMap's new
handling of DSS images is far superior to messing with the DSS CDs.
>The bottom line for me is that SkyMap is easier to work with in the dark
>than TheSky. I set up the levels ahead of time on my laptop for convenient
>zooms for my finder and the eyepieces for the scope I am using that night.
>The program handles the filtering and I rarely have to change it in the
I guess this is a big plus with SkyMap. You can start out at the 'kid'
level learning planet and star basics and then progress to sophisticated
work with the sky. Thanks for the tips.