Re: Venus and Jupiter June 30, 2007 FLT110
Very nicely done. I tried but as soon as I set up the clouds rolled
in. I at least got a quick view.
--- In William-Optics@yahoogroups.com, "kurt_friedrich"
> I used my WO FLT110 to catch Venus and Jupiter on June 30, 2007
> they were about 1/2 degree apart. I used my trusty old NikonCP4500
> with the screw in WO24mm eyepiece. The pic is 35 frames averaged,and
> then Venus was enhanced by overlaying a 2nd dedicated exposure fromseeing
> another set of 245 frames averaged. This is exactly what I was
> thru my guide scope at the same time, except that cheap 80mmarchromat
> had a fair amount of purple flare. Seeing the 2 most extreme shapedhttp://dadfriedrich.googlepages.com/VenusSaturnJune3007FLTcp4500WO24mm
> planets at the same time was a once in a lifetime thing.