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First Image with D&G 5" f/15

Started by daqua, 07/27/2007 05:02AM
Posted 07/27/2007 05:02AM Opening Post
D&G 5" f/15 achro. Afocal eyepiece projection. Nikon 995 Coolpix with 32 mm plossl. Don't have a DSLR, but the Coolpix is OK for the moon. Bright, contrasty and easy to focus.

Dom Q.



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Posted 07/28/2007 01:05AM #1
Very nice, Dom. There is just a bit of chromatic aberration on the limb of the moon; if you have Photoshop you can correct that using the "Distort-->Lens Correction" filter. You can also put a touch more sharpening on this. I fiddled with it a bit in PS and tweaking the chromatic aberration and sharpening tightened the image up nicely.

Jeff

Jeff 8O