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Alec posted a topic in Widefield,Had to share this. Have a friend who lives in the states and has just spent a week camping in New Mexico. He is heavily into photography and has just started getting into Astro Photography.
For this shot he was close to the National Radio Astronomy Observertory and used :-
Star Adventurer Mount, Signa 14mm F1.8
Milky way 9 shots at 120seconds F2.8 ISO 800.
Forground 6 images 60 seconds F5.8 ISO 400
Perkil8r posted a topic in Planetary,Taken 29/06/2017 but took a while to get the camera back.
Details: GoPro Hero 2 mounted in polystyrene box and strapped under a big balloon. Approx altitude 40km, temperature -57 degrees C, Air pressure 0.5 millibar. Screen capture, crop and deconvolution filter.
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