First Lunar Images using TMB

God is really good. 🙂

After one year, I was able to use again my TMB Triplet Apo Refractor mounted on CG5-GT. Last night was my first time to use it for astrophotography.

My boyfriend and I marveled with its sharp and crisp views of the waxing gibbous moon and Mars.  We were in awe.

It took me one year because I forgot to include a diagonal which was needed for refractors to bring celestial views to focus, haha!

To the stars!

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~ by Stella's Gaze on February 25, 2010.

5 Responses to “First Lunar Images using TMB”

  1. congrats to the equipment upgrade. you seem to have matured in your taste and standard in your astrophotography skills & armamentarium.

  2. astig talaga pics mo idol! kelan pa kaya ako matututo ng astrophotography..hehe

  3. Naku Norman mabilis mo lang iyan matutunan. 😀

    May nakita akong scopes sa astrophils.ning sa department niyo ah. Pwede ka kuha ng moon pics gamit lang cellphone or digicam. 🙂

    First astro pictures ko ay kuha gamit ang lumang model ng camcorder, hahaha!

  4. haha.. sinubukan ko pero di ko alam paano..hehe..
    new challenge ito! 🙂 lol

    • Tapat mo lang lens ng digicam sa eyepiece then isipin mong may sariling mata ang digicam at kailangan din i-focus. Dapat steady hands hangga’t maaari then pag nasa field of view na ng camera ang moon, sabay focus. 😀

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