Binning In Astrophotography [To Bin or Not To Bin?]

Comparatively, anyone starting out can find binning in astrophotography mysterious. What does it mean to combine pixels? Why would I want to combine pixels? All in all great questions and…

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WiFi Telescope Control For Your Astrophotography Setup
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WiFi Telescope Control For Your Astrophotography Setup

https://youtu.be/3SNg5fooq-0 DCIM\100GOPRO\GOPR0297.JPG WiFi Telescope Control? Explain. For some of us, the last quarter of the year means cold weather during our imaging sessions. As a matter of fact, putting on…

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Eagle Nebula, A Stellar Nursery [M16]
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Eagle Nebula, A Stellar Nursery [M16]

Eagle Nebula, M16 The Eagle Nebula is the 16th object cataloged by Charles Messier and discovered by Jean-Philippe de Cheseaux in 1745.  Also it spans 70 by 55 light years…

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Planetary Nebula Are Spectacular [M27 Dumbbell Nebula]
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Planetary Nebula Are Spectacular [M27 Dumbbell Nebula]

Planetary Nebula take on beautiful shapes and colors. There's one called the God's Eye Nebula because it looks like an eye. Similarly, M27 the Dumbbell Nebula, is classified as a…

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Comet Neowise: The Elusive One [C/2020 F3]
Telescope: Orion St-80 Camera: Canon T3i ISO: 1600 @ 10 s Total Time: 3.3 minutes

Comet Neowise: The Elusive One [C/2020 F3]

https://youtu.be/oqMb05rfBXw Comet Neowise or C/2020 F3 is the 3rd comet found by the NASA Neowise Mission. Neowise is an acronym meaning Near Earth Object Wide-Field Infrared Survey. Altogether it's a…

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Coma Corrector Equals Round Stars Everywhere [Newtonian Telescope]
Coma Corrector

Coma Corrector Equals Round Stars Everywhere [Newtonian Telescope]

A Coma Corrector has never been part of my continuous improvement plan. I have been happy with the progress of my astrophotography. And literally thought nothing of it. At least…

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