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Posts Made By: Edward Roach

October 3, 2005 04:11 AM Forum: CCD Imaging and Processing/Solar System

Early Saturn

Posted By Edward Roach

Hi all,

I figured I'd try a change of pace and image Saturn this morning. Well I got Mars as well, but still working on it. grin

Meade LX90 8" SCT @ f/35, ToUcam 840 w/IR block, seeing 5-7/10, Frames=977/2300 @ 10fps, 9:45 UT 10/3/2005.

Thanks,
Ed Roach

October 3, 2005 12:41 PM Forum: CCD Imaging and Processing/Solar System

Mars October 3, 2005

Posted By Edward Roach

Hi all,

Here is Mars from this morning under superb conditions. I believe it's my most detailed image of Mars to date.

Meade LX90 8" SCT @ f/57.5, ToUcam 840 w/IR block, Seeing 7-9/10, Transparency 2/5(fog), Frames= 1330/2250 @ 10fps, Taken 7:33 UT.

Thanks,
Ed Roach

October 7, 2005 05:08 PM Forum: CCD Imaging and Processing/Solar System

Moretus

Posted By Edward Roach

Hi all,

Here is Moretus from September 22, 2005. It's not in the same class as Mike Wirths' or Alan Friedman's recent images, but hey my scope is little. grin

Meade LX90 8" SCT @ f/25, ToUcam 840 w/IR pass filter, seeing 5-6/10, frames= 265/1200 @ 10fps.

Thanks,
Ed Roach

October 12, 2005 07:21 PM Forum: CCD Imaging and Processing/Solar System

Arzachel

Posted By Edward Roach

Hi all,

Here is Arzachel taken on September 25, 2005 at 9:21 UT.
Meade LX90 8" SCT @ f/25, ToUcam 840 w/ IR pass filter, seeing 5-6/10, frames= 300/1200 @ 10fps.

Thanks,
Ed Roach

October 23, 2005 01:16 PM Forum: CCD Imaging and Processing/Solar System

Tycho

Posted By Edward Roach

Hi all,

Since I haven't had decent conditions in over 3 weeks to image Mars, I thought I'd share an image of Tycho taken on September 25, 2005.

Meade LX90 8" SCT @ f/25, ToUcam 840 w/IR pass filter, seeing 5-6/10, frames= 300/1200 @ 10fps, 9:06 UT.

Thanks,
Ed Roach

October 24, 2005 05:27 PM Forum: CCD Imaging and Processing/Solar System

Plato

Posted By Edward Roach

Hi all,

Here is Plato from September 25, 2005. I'd better get some clear skies soon as I'm running out of lunar images to process. grin
Meade LX90 8" SCT @ f/25, ToUcam 840 w/IR pass filter, seeing 5-6/10, frames= 300/1200 @ 10fps, 9:32 UT.

Thanks,
Ed Roach

October 30, 2005 07:56 AM Forum: CCD Imaging and Processing/Solar System

Re: Mars-Solis Lacus and Olympus Mons (good seeing

Posted By Edward Roach

Amazing image Robert! I'm glad you had such a nice night to image in. I'm hoping I get a night like that soon.

Regards,
Ed Roach





October 30, 2005 12:11 PM Forum: CCD Imaging and Processing/Solar System

Aristoteles

Posted By Edward Roach

Hi all,

Here another image from last month. This was taken on September 22, 2005 at 7:33 UT.
Meade LX90 8" SCT @ f/25, ToUcam 840 w/IR pass filter, seeing 5/10, frames= 300/1200 @ 10fps.

Thanks,
Ed Roach

November 6, 2005 08:14 PM Forum: CCD Imaging and Processing/Solar System

Mars November 5, 2005

Posted By Edward Roach

Hi all,

Here is my first image of Mars in a month under average seeing. I hope I don't have to wait another month for the next. :S

Meade LX90 8" SCT @ f/46, ToUcam 840 w/IR block filter, seeing 4-5/10, transparency 3/5, frames= 835/2300 @ 10fps, taken 4:39 UT on 11-6-2005, resized 110%.

Thanks,
Ed Roach

November 9, 2005 06:56 PM Forum: CCD Imaging and Processing/Solar System

Re: Some tiny images of Mars from late October....

Posted By Edward Roach

A wonderful set of images Robert! I like the processing.

Regards,
Ed Roach