Cancington

Joined on Jul 10, 2016

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  • That's what i figured. Eventually i'd like to get a proper setup, but for the time being, i think i'll just get a 300mm 2.8 thanks
  • Thanks for your reply! This is a very good point! The equatorial mount that i already has is a star adventurer, and i'm a bit limited by weight. It's limited to 15lbs and thought that a telescope ...
  • Created discussion thread Deep space astrophotography lens?
    i'm looking at getting into to deep space imaging, and have been looking at lenses in the range of 200mm - 400mm. I think f/4 is a good price point for me. I've been looking at a tokina 300mm f/4. ...
  • Hey! Thanks everyone for all your help! I really hope everyone had a good eclipse day!! I just wanted to follow up on my experience. I found doing a polar alignment during the day to be too ...
  • Thank you for the information!! I might end up going to hike up a mountain the night prior and wake up to set everything up, or i might do my polar alignment during the night with polaris, do some ...
  • Ps, not going for long exposures.. think i can make it work? Shot every 2-4 seconds. What would be better?
  • Thanks for the info!! I'm at about 47 degrees north, so i wont get totality. I'm just hoping to do a time lapse of the eclipse with the sun close to middle of the frame at 500mm on an aps-c, so ...
  • Steve, there is an app called declination that will be able to give you your magnetic declination based on your gps coordinates. Could help out with your alignment!!
  • Created discussion thread Tracking sun setup??
    just ordered the sky watcher star adventurer mini in hopes to be able to set it up to track the sun with a crop dslr with a 500mm lens to time lapse the eclipse. I've read about setting ...
  • Created discussion thread d750 load settings?
    i just got my d750 back after being serviced. prior to sending it off i saved my settings. i put the .bin file in the root of the SD card in slot 1, and went to load the settings, but the load ...
  • No problem!! Its a bit of a weird bug! Just tried it again, and it seemed to work..
  • Did some looking around and apparently this is a common problem with sigma OS lenses.. changed out the lens and the image review works as normal.. weird!!
  • Created discussion thread D3300 image review?
    i do a lot if time lapses, and typically when it's done i like check it out by pressing the play button, and holding down the back or forward button to quickly scroll through the images. For some ...
  • i have a time lapse and there is something in the foreground that i would like to remove. I used the spot remover tool, and dragged it to encompass the entirety of what i would like to remove, ...
  • i just picked up a canon pixma pro-100, and i use lightroom for printing. there is no a3+ size in the options. i was wondering if someone could point me in the right direction to setup lightroom ...
  • Ask nikon?? Really? Where do i put in such a request?? thanks!! I didn't think to just contact them and ask..
  • Created discussion thread D750 rear LED indicator off??
    i do a lot of astrophotography, and use the built in intervelometer. While running the rear LED blinks a few times. I typically cover it with a tab of gaffers tape and all is well. I'm wondering ...
  • Created discussion thread d750 flash white balance 6700k
    hello!! i was just reading that flash WB is 5400, and when i set my camera to flash, and open it up in LR i'm getting a WB of 6700k +3 tint... just wondering why this would be so off, or if i set ...
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