So I made this somewhere in April 2015. Could it use more data? Sure. Could it use more PixInsight-foo? Sure. But this is what I have, and I’m sticking with it!
So there she is, my first capture of Saturn. I could use some optics between my camera and the telescope to enlarge the total area of sensor used, because it still is only a very small dot. But alas! The rings are visible (or should I use singular as it appears to be only one …
A couple of days back we had a clear night. So out came the telescope, and the first efforts to get the thing aligned and tracking right commenced! Orion was the target, and after having made a single 10 seconds exposure and seeing Orion appear on the screen of the camera I was dancing around …