Solar System - ericsimages

Venus in Pleiades

Date:4/3/2012, 11/28/11

This is a combination of different exposures from 2 set-ups


Telescope: Takahashi FSQ-106ED with CAA
Mount: Astro-Physics Mach1GTO
Guider: Meade DSI Pro through Astrodon MMOAG, with 2 Px dither
CCD: Finger Lakes Instruments ML11002 CCD, with 65mm shutter
Fiter Wheel: Finger Lakes Instruments CFW-2-7
Filters: Baader 50.8mm LRGB
Calibration: 20,20,20
Exposure(s) RGB - 10 x 1min each
LRGB - 5 x 5 minutes each

Telescope: Takahashi FSQ-106ED with CAA
Mount: Astro-Physics Mach1GTO
Guider: Unguided
Canon 7D
Fiter Wheel: N/A
Filters: N/A
Calibrated 10 Flat, 10 Dark
Exposure(s):10 x 18 seconds @ ISO 1000

Software: MaximDL, Registar, Photoshop CS3 with Carboni & GXT
Location: Light polluted back yard in El Paso, Texas