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New gear and a whole new set of techniques to master

New gear and a whole new set of techniques to master

After having replaced the coated shutter blades with new stainless steel blades in my SXVR-H18, it seems that dust on the sensor is a thing of the past.  I decided to try my luck and attempt to image the Whirlpool galaxy last night.  Since the last time I was out imaging, I’ve upgraded several pieces of hardware on my mount and with all this great weather I am finally having a chance to get out and figure out how it all works.  …Continue reading →