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 Post subject: Geminids advice
 Post Posted: Sun Nov 26, 2017 5:37 pm 
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I will be shooting with a 224mc and 8-12mm lens untracked. What are good meter capture settings. Shooting location should be pretty dark


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 Post subject: Re: Geminids advice
 Post Posted: Mon Nov 27, 2017 8:39 am 
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for video imaging, you need one 4mm or 6mm lens
the aperture of 2.8-12 is too small

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 Post subject: Re: Geminids advice
 Post Posted: Mon Nov 27, 2017 12:46 pm 
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oh, I am using the CS lens from ZWO. Aperture is 1.4 I think


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 Post subject: Re: Geminids advice
 Post Posted: Wed Nov 29, 2017 5:59 am 
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wargrafix wrote:
oh, I am using the CS lens from ZWO. Aperture is 1.4 I think


the real aperture should be 2.0

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 Post subject: Re: Geminids advice
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https://astronomy-imaging-camera.com/pr ... 12mm-f1-4/

this one?


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wargrafix wrote:
https://astronomy-imaging-camera.com/products/accessories/cs-lens-2-8mm-12mm-f1-4/

this one?


yes

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 Post subject: Re: Geminids advice
 Post Posted: Thu Nov 30, 2017 7:48 pm 
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I have that lens. What are good meteor capture settings? Will be using Sharp cap.


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 Post subject: Re: Geminids advice
 Post Posted: Fri Dec 01, 2017 4:02 am 
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you can set it to 1 or 2s exposure and capture one night

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you can set it to 1 or 2s exposure and capture one night

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Thank you! Should I use dark subtraction?


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