ASTRO IMAGES

Please send us images taken with iStar optics!

With each image please supply the following info:

1  Your name

2  Your location

3  Name of the object photographed

4 iStar lens or scope model

5  Imaging equipment

6  Exposure time

7  Date

8  Your email contact

Name

Location

Object

iStar Optics

Imaging Equipment

Exposure time

Date

E-mail contact

Dave Dev

Ontario, Canada

Pacman Nebula

Phoenix WXT 204-6LT

SBIG STT mono camera with h-alpha filter, EQ8 Mount

10 minute subs.  Total = 2 hour exposure

August 2015 (Taken at Starfest in Ontario)

davedev777@gmail.com

Name

Location

Object

iStar Optics

Imaging Equipment

Exposure time

Date

E-mail contact

Dave Dev

Ontario, Canada

Trifid Nebula

Phoenix WXT 204-6LT

SBIG STT mono camera with h-alpha filter, EQ8 Mount

10 minute subs.  Total = 2 hour exposure

August 2015 (Taken at Starfest in Ontario)

davedev777@gmail.com

Name

Location

Object

iStar Optics

Imaging Equipment

Exposure time

Date

E-mail contact

Philippe Tosi

France

Moon

iStar 204mm F9 Refractor

Skynyx Camera, Televue 3X Powermate, 540nm Green Filter

 

Name

Location

Object

iStar Optics

Imaging Equipment

Exposure time

Date

E-mail contact

Todd Strackbein

Naples, Florida

Sun, Moon

Ares WFX 150-5 R35

ZWO ASI120MC Camera, .50 Antares reducer, Baader Solar Film & ND Filter (Solar Image)

500 frames captured with Fire Capture and stacked with Registax 6

June 2014

 

Name

Location

Object

iStar Optics

Imaging Equipment

Exposure time

Date

E-mail contact

Jean-Pierre Brahic

Uzès, South France

Sun

 

 

 

February 23, 2014

jp-brahic@infonie.fr

Name

Location

Object

iStar Optics

Imaging Equipment

Exposure time

Date

E-mail contact

Jean-Pierre Brahic

Uzès, South France

Sun

 

 

 

February 2014

jp-brahic@infonie.fr

Name

Location

Object

iStar Optics

Imaging Equipment

Exposure time

Date

E-mail contact

Jean-Pierre Brahic

Uzès, South France

Sun

 

 

 

August 2013

jp-brahic@infonie.fr

Name

Location

Object

iStar Optics

Imaging Equipment

Exposure time

Date

E-mail contact

Jean-Pierre Brahic

Uzès, South France

Sun

 

camera Bassler ACA 1300 + Barlow 3x Herschell Prism Baader Ceramic

 

August 2013

jp-brahic@infonie.fr

Name

Location

Object

iStar Optics

Imaging Equipment

Exposure time

Date

E-mail contact

Jean-Pierre Brahic

Uzès, South France

Moon

 

camera IDS3240 + Barlow 2x

 

August 2013

jp-brahic@infonie.fr

Name

Location

Object

iStar Optics

Imaging Equipment

Exposure time

Date

E-mail contact

Jean-Pierre Brahic

Uzès, South France

Moon

228 F9 H-Alpha R30 on AP1200GTO Mount

camera IDS3240

40 ms

July 2013

jp-brahic@infonie.fr

Name

Location

Object

iStar Optics

Imaging Equipment

Exposure time

Date

E-mail contact

Jean-Pierre Brahic

Uzès, South France

Sun

228 F9 H-Alpha R30 on AP1200GTO Mount

camera Bassler ACA1300

15ms

July 2013

jp-brahic@infonie.fr

Name

Location

Object

iStar Optics

Imaging Equipment

Exposure time

Date

E-mail contact

Leslie Hess

Sardis, Arkansas, USA

Moon, Copernicus Crater

Barlowed 8 Inch f11 iStar Achromat

Canon 7D

120 frames 1/40th sec exposure, best 80 percent stacked in registax

March 2013

leslie_hess@yahoo.com

Name

Location

Object

iStar Optics

Imaging Equipment

Exposure time

Date

E-mail contact

Mike Harden

Fort Myers, Florida USA

Moon

Phantom 152-8 Fluorite APO Triplet

Imaging Source camera, 4x Televue Powermate

 

October 4, 2011

Mike

Name

Location

Object

iStar Optics

Imaging Equipment

Exposure time

Date

E-mail contact

Mike Harden

Fort Myers, Florida USA

Jupiter

Phantom 152-8 Fluorite APO Triplet

Imaging Source DMK21 color, 4x Televue Powermate

 

July 30, 2011 (5:00 AM)

Mike

Name

Location

Object

iStar Optics

Imaging Equipment

Exposure time

Date

E-mail contact

Frederic Amirayan

France, EU

Moon

Achromatic Doublet 150mm F/15

DMK 21 monochrome + IRCUT filter

400 individuals shot stacked (for all pictures)

April 11, 2011

zeu_98@yahoo.com

Name

Location

Object

iStar Optics

Imaging Equipment

Exposure time

Date

E-mail contact

Kristjan Heidberg

Iceland

M-27

127mm  F/7.5 3 element APO lens, fully multicoated

Canon 30D mod.

4x5 min.

October 10, 2010

kriskarl@heims.net

Name

Location

Object

iStar Optics

Imaging Equipment

Exposure time

Date

E-mail contact

James Ling

Singapore (photo taken at Chalet D Punggai, Johor, Malaysia)

1st Quarter Moon

Achromatic Doublet 208mm F/8.8, Prime Focus with 2x Barlow

Canon 550D

~1/250 sec, single shot(!)

November 13, 2010

james.ling@sanmina-sci.com

Name

Location

Object

iStar Optics

Imaging Equipment

Exposure time

Date

E-mail contact

Jo Dahlmans (instrument and capture), Wouter Verhesen (image processing)

Nederland, EU

Solar flare in H-alpha

Achromatic doublet 150mm F/10 with Lunt solar filter

DMK41

~1/250 sec. 1500 out of 6000 frames

July 16, 2010

j.dahlmans@kpnplanet.nl        woutervehersen@hotmail.com

Name

Location

Object

iStar Optics

Imaging Equipment

Exposure time

Date

E-mail contact

Jo Dahlmans (instrument and capture), Wouter Verhesen (image processing)

Nederland, EU

C-Class Solar flare in mid erution in H-alpha

Achromatic doublet 150mm F/10 with Lunt solar filter

DMK41

~1/250 sec. 1500 out of 6000 frames

July 16, 2010

j.dahlmans@kpnplanet.nl        woutervehersen@hotmail.com