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by robindurant
Wed Jan 05, 2011 12:10 am
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Geminids
Replies: 1
Views: 697

Geminids

Just noticed that there was no image posted of the Geminids this year. I captured these two from over 100 frames. canon 450d -15 sec exposures

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by robindurant
Wed Jul 14, 2010 10:44 am
Forum: Forthcoming meetings and events
Topic: ADUR ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY
Replies: 0
Views: 1653

ADUR ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY

Hi Adur AS had to shut down for a few months due to location problems but the good news is that it is starting up again on the 2nd August at Southwick, Sussex in a new "General Astronomy" form. Our aim is to encourage members of the public who are interested in Astronomy and would like to know more ...
by robindurant
Sun Nov 23, 2008 12:41 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Horsehead & Flame - Robin Durant
Replies: 6
Views: 1607

Hi George

I am in a badly light polluted area, Brighton. However now and then the sky improves and when it does I am ready. Another thing is that the sky is darker at 1.00 am then before, so stay up late. He He.

Robin
by robindurant
Sat May 31, 2008 10:53 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Rays Brackets
Replies: 0
Views: 866

Rays Brackets

I have a pair of Rays Brackets which fit my Celestron 8i for sale £55.00 delivered UK. PM me
by robindurant
Thu May 29, 2008 10:35 pm
Forum: General chat
Topic: New Astronomy Club.
Replies: 31
Views: 8967

The Society has acquired the Garden Room at The Southwick Community Centre, Southwick Sussex, ever 1st Monday in the Month starting on the 7th July. 7.30pm For membership details please PM me.
Robin
by robindurant
Thu May 29, 2008 1:31 pm
Forum: General chat
Topic: New Astronomy Club.
Replies: 31
Views: 8967

Thanks Mike for your letter which I will reply to soon. I acknowledge your comments about the British weather and would like to add that the excellent speakers you booked somewhat compensated for it. It may seem pointless for our new Society to put emphasis on hands on astronomy considering the weat...
by robindurant
Wed May 28, 2008 11:47 pm
Forum: General chat
Topic: New Astronomy Club.
Replies: 31
Views: 8967

Adur Astronomical Society Launch

On Thursday 22nd May we booked the Barn Theatre at Southwick, Sussex to hold an introductory meeting. Four Speakers offered their services, namely, Ed Sampson, Brian Halls, Janet Young from Worthing AS and especially, Pete Lawrence from The Sky at Night Magazine. Our thanks go out to them for their ...
by robindurant
Sat Mar 15, 2008 5:45 pm
Forum: General chat
Topic: New Astronomy Club.
Replies: 31
Views: 8967

Foredown Tower

Mike
If Foredown Tower is treatened maybe the members might be interested in this new Club in their area.
by robindurant
Thu Mar 06, 2008 11:13 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Tele Extender
Replies: 0
Views: 998

Tele Extender

Celestron Tele Extender No. 93643 Hardly used £27.00 delivered UK [/img]
by robindurant
Mon Nov 19, 2007 5:01 pm
Forum: Computers and astronomy
Topic: AMCap Query
Replies: 4
Views: 3463

Many thanks
Robin
by robindurant
Sun Nov 18, 2007 11:09 pm
Forum: Computers and astronomy
Topic: AMCap Query
Replies: 4
Views: 3463

Thanks Brian
by robindurant
Sun Nov 18, 2007 1:17 pm
Forum: Computers and astronomy
Topic: AMCap Query
Replies: 4
Views: 3463

AMCap Query

I am trying AMCap to capture Planetary and am not sure what setting to make on "White Balance" there are various ones including auto, indoor and outdoor. Is there anyone using this software who can advise me.
Robin
by robindurant
Thu Nov 01, 2007 12:04 am
Forum: Telescopes and instruments
Topic: Wedge advice
Replies: 0
Views: 896

Wedge advice

Hi
I have just fitted a Wedge to my Celestron 8i SD with GPS and have conflicting advice as to how to carry out Polar and Wedge alignment. Can anyone advise me. The manual advice does not seem to work.
Robin
by robindurant
Sun May 20, 2007 6:40 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Parfocal 2" Rings
Replies: 0
Views: 1152

Parfocal 2" Rings

Has anyone any 2" Parfocal Rings for sale
by robindurant
Tue Apr 17, 2007 9:56 am
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Saturn - Robin Durant
Replies: 3
Views: 1724

Saturn

Hi Paul
Celestron 8iSD Neximage Cam