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Post by Chicago Astronomer Joe on Mar 3, 2013 17:06:16 GMT -6
Solar Imaging on a beautiful crystal clear winter afternoon
03 March 2013
This day was a beautiful crystal clear day in Chicago. Not a single cloud in the sky and a great opportunity to do some solar imaging. Using the 102mm refractor and the C5 SCT and the full aperture solar filter - the solar disk proved to be a text book display...
Beautiful Sunspots #1680 through #1685 were putting a great display - especially Sunspot group #1683...
Kicking the White balance to various settings, seems to bring out various attributes - without the use of external filtering. A very good session with great results...