Showing posts from 2020

Freeing off a seized T ring adapter 5mm extension piece from ZWO camera front plate.

First attempts at Solar observing, using AstroZap Solar Filter

M27 Dumbbell Nebula - Revisited - Collimation Check and Baader UHC-S Nebula Filter

M27 Dumbbell Nebula - Today's problem? Stacking!

NGC 7479 Superman Galaxy, Meridian Problems, Guiding Problems, Clouds Came Back

Daytime setup of ZWO ASI2600MC-P and back focal distance on Celestron EdgeHD 11"

M33 Triangulum Galaxy......after a spot of guide camera issues!

Captured Saturn, Jupiter and the Bubble Nebula, after first installing the Guide Scope

Adding a Motor Focuser, Star Sense Auto Align and finder scope to the Edge 11

Unboxing time! ZWO ASI 2600 MC-P, Filter Drawer and 2" Reticle Eyepiece

Unboxing Celestron Edge HD 11"

My astrophotography equipment / story so far!

Welcome to Dave's Astrophotography! My New Youtube Channel Now Live!

M108 Galaxy - Surfboard Galaxy

Leo's Triplet, M65, M66 and NGC 3628

Went back to M81 and M82 for longer exposures

Imaging session with new mount and first successful guiding setup! M51 and M101 acquired.

Houston, we have a problem.........(Updated)

Primary mirror cleaning

New mount to combat weight problem!

DIY Automatic Solar PV & Thermal Swimming Pool Heater

Solar controller meltdown!