Moon tonight with E-3 & new scope

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Olyinaz Veteran Member • Posts: 7,975
Moon tonight with E-3 & new scope

E-3, Orion 714mm f/7 scope and the EC-14 for 1000mm & f/10, 1/100th @ 100iso:

Link to telescope info: http://www.telescope.com/control/product/~category_id=astro-imaging_scopes/~pcategory=astro-imaging/~product_id=09012

Best,
Oly

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cynolebias_88 Senior Member • Posts: 1,130
WOW !!

One of the best moon images I have seen for a long time
Thanks for sharing
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Goffen
Goffen Veteran Member • Posts: 3,301
How can you afford...

...your own satelite ?

I think thats the best moonshot i'we seen taken from anyone outside NASA.

Do you have a tracking tripod ?

Goffen
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DylanHoen Regular Member • Posts: 374
That's the most detailed moon shot I have seen on Dpreview. (NT)

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John King
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Re: Moon tonight with E-3 & new scope

Hi Oly

Pretty impressive!

regards, john.
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illy
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Re: Moon tonight with E-3 & new scope

i'd love to try birding with that setup lol, very very impressive moonshot indeed
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Barr1e
Barr1e Senior Member • Posts: 1,821
Re: Moon tonight with E-3 & new scope

Olyinaz -

Is it possible you could drop that shot in here -

http://fourthirds-user.com/forum/

or here, or both please?

http://www.e-group.uk.net/

Regards. Barr1e

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Soon Ruey Regular Member • Posts: 160
Re: Moon tonight with E-3 & new scope

Out of curiosity, as I don't have any sort of scopes. Will it be possible to get some sort of above average moon picture with the 70-300mm +EC 20? Any ideas? Have been planning to try it out but it has been cloudy past couple of weeks here.
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davyg Contributing Member • Posts: 932
Re: Moon tonight with E-3 & new scope

Very nice Oly.

That has to be the best moon shot I've seen posted here.

How did you attach the camera to the scope?

Dave

RktMan Regular Member • Posts: 215
Re: Moon tonight with E-3 & new scope

Wow! I just spent 5 minutes looking at the picture and it is indeed one of the best best moon shots I've seen.

Thanks for posting. I would love to see the details of the setup and possibly even a picture of the rig put together.

Jim

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Denny Colvin Veteran Member • Posts: 3,055
Spectacular!

What other plumbing does it take to attach the E-3?

Olyinaz wrote:

E-3, Orion 714mm f/7 scope and the EC-14 for 1000mm & f/10, 1/100th @
100iso:
Link to telescope info:

http://www.telescope.com/control/product/~category_id=astro-imaging_scopes/~pcategory=astro-imaging/~product_id=09012

mnstoryteller Veteran Member • Posts: 5,674
I keep looking for the flags

that the Apollo boys left up there. If this shot were just a little more detailed, we'd see them!

Wow. Just WoW!
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jonlouch New Member • Posts: 17
Re: Moon tonight with E-3 & new scope

Excellent photo. Much better than most of the snapshots posted on this forum.

Bill Wallace Veteran Member • Posts: 7,020
Seriously good Oly......

Stunning, probably the best moon shot seen on these forums....

Bill

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minor salazar
minor salazar Senior Member • Posts: 1,619
Re: Moon tonight with E-3 & new scope

most excellent....
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bobmax Veteran Member • Posts: 6,380
Good Grief!!!! Amazing!!!!!!

Oly... that has to be one of the best, most "crystal clear" moon shots I've ever seen!!

GREAT JOB!!!!!
Bob
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olyflyer
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Re: Moon tonight with E-3 & new scope

Bad lens, bad camera, bad image and finally bad photographer because...

I can't see the American flag...

...but I see you are working on it.

Thank you for sharing. I love it anyway.
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terdonal Veteran Member • Posts: 6,733
Terrific!
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reds10 Contributing Member • Posts: 588
Re: Terrific!

amazing moon shot!

freealfas
freealfas Senior Member • Posts: 1,539
Re: Moon tonight with E-3 & new scope

you win hands down...

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