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#1 nelson

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Posted 12 August 2014 - 02:14 PM

Hi,

I am a Portuguese expat living in The Netherlands who loves astronomy but don't understand much about it!

So here I am to learn from all of you :)

 

I very recently (last week) started trying to do some astro-photography with a Canon 500D and my Meade LS 8''. Results are a joke but I am loving the learning steps. 

 

Looking forward to hear from you in this Forum and, who knows, maybe one day I will be able to contribute. :)

 

Here are my very first two pictures (and only ones I took so far) edited using Office Picture Viewer... I am trying to understand how exactly do this using proper software...

 

Cheers

Nelson

 

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#2 Neil

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Posted 14 August 2014 - 07:01 PM

Thats a might fine start Nelson.

 

A couple of fine DSO, M13 and M27, excellent.

 

The first post is moderated because of spammers, I hope that you enjoy the forum, thanks for sharing the images.

 

Clear Skies

 

 

Neil.



#3 michaeldurban

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Posted 15 June 2015 - 01:54 PM

hello Nelson,

 

I used to live in The Netherlands, so I can imagine the light pollution.

 

Great pictures you have there, to me they look perfect!

 

well done!