January 2011

My astrophotography setup

My astrophotography setup

Cold (-6°C cold) weather, frozen snow all around and moderate, but pretty chilly wind sometimes can not deter determined amateur astronomer to go outside. This was the case over the weekend, when I set out with a friend to our regular observation spot, after weeks of 'ugly' weather, to finally test a working astrophotography setup. It was a short and quick test, with great results: everything worked as expected! Read more