Did some daylight observing and got this shot of the sun.
My plans for going after some 10th magnitude galaxies in Ursa Major were again thwarted by our lousy spring weather. Cliff Mass is right, the spring weather over the last years have been worse. *sigh*
The techie details.
- Camera - Canon 350D (with CLS filter, not needed, but I never take that thing off!)
- Scope - Meade 12" LX200 with solar filter at f/6.3
- Exposures - 10 at 1/500 second stacked with ImagesPlus
- ISO - 100
- Skies - clear and blue....then sunset happened. Back indoors once again. Grrr....
(click image for the huge view)