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    Test post.

    m57-stacked lp removed.jpgm51-130505.jpgm1-stacked web.jpgghost of jupiter final.jpgflame-stacked-cropped.jpg
    Last edited by scott; Tuesday, October 8, 2013, 10:50 PM.
    "Faith is nothing but a firm assent of the mind : which, if it be regulated, as is our duty, cannot be afforded to anything but upon good reason, and so cannot be opposite to it."
    -John Locke

    "It's all been melded together into one giant, authoritarian, leftist scream."
    -Newman

  • #2
    Nice!

    What's the last one? The Pleiades?

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    • #3
      Yeah, not the same.

      I'm going to check with the admin of another forum to see how we can embed photos from our albums.
      "Faith is nothing but a firm assent of the mind : which, if it be regulated, as is our duty, cannot be afforded to anything but upon good reason, and so cannot be opposite to it."
      -John Locke

      "It's all been melded together into one giant, authoritarian, leftist scream."
      -Newman

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      • #4
        Originally posted by Bob Loblaw 3.0 View Post
        Nice!

        What's the last one? The Pleiades?
        Thanks.

        The last one is the Flame Nebula (NGC 2024) in Orion, right next to Altinak.
        "Faith is nothing but a firm assent of the mind : which, if it be regulated, as is our duty, cannot be afforded to anything but upon good reason, and so cannot be opposite to it."
        -John Locke

        "It's all been melded together into one giant, authoritarian, leftist scream."
        -Newman

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        • #5
          Originally posted by scott View Post
          Thanks.

          The last one is the Flame Nebula (NGC 2024) in Orion, right next to Altinak.
          Sounds like a Yu'Pik village.
          If it pays, it stays

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          • #6
            I love this stuff.

            Good job, scott.
            Colonel Vogel : What does the diary tell you that it doesn't tell us?

            Professor Henry Jones : It tells me, that goose-stepping morons like yourself should try *reading* books instead of *burning* them!

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            • #7
              Originally posted by Billy Jingo View Post
              I love this stuff.

              Good job, scott.
              Thanks buddy.

              With the first cold front of the season, we're now in good times for Astronomy. I should be able to get some really cool shots soon.

              I can't wait for Comet ISON.
              "Faith is nothing but a firm assent of the mind : which, if it be regulated, as is our duty, cannot be afforded to anything but upon good reason, and so cannot be opposite to it."
              -John Locke

              "It's all been melded together into one giant, authoritarian, leftist scream."
              -Newman

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              • #8
                My best Saturn and Jupiter. Most of y'all have seen these before but they were lost in the crash.

                jupiter 13-03-05-2.jpg

                saturn 13-05-05.jpg

                jupiter2.jpg

                color balanced zoomed jupiter-2013-01-24-callisto-io-ganymede.jpg
                "Faith is nothing but a firm assent of the mind : which, if it be regulated, as is our duty, cannot be afforded to anything but upon good reason, and so cannot be opposite to it."
                -John Locke

                "It's all been melded together into one giant, authoritarian, leftist scream."
                -Newman

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                • #9
                  Beautiful.



                  You gonna post any pictures of Uranus? (I think I used that one on the last board too, but I never get tired of astronomical humor)

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                  • #10
                    I don't think I had seen the Jupiter before. Very nice. I particularly like catching the moons.
                    It's been ten years since that lonely day I left you
                    In the morning rain, smoking gun in hand
                    Ten lonely years but how my heart, it still remembers
                    Pray for me, momma, I'm a gypsy now

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                    • #11
                      Stunning!
                      May we raise children who love the unloved things - the dandelion, the worm, the spiderlings.
                      Children who sense the rose needs the thorn and run into rainswept days the same way they turn towards the sun...
                      And when they're grown and someone has to speak for those who have no voice,
                      may they draw upon that wilder bond, those days of tending tender things and be the one.

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                      • #12
                        Originally posted by scott View Post
                        My best Saturn and Jupiter. Most of y'all have seen these before but they were lost in the crash.

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                        Just awesome
                        If it pays, it stays

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                        • #13
                          Actually, I'd be as interested in a pic of the rig you use to take these, as I am in the actual stellar pics (which are way cool, btw).

                          Yeah, I'm a technophile.

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                          • #14
                            Star trails tonight.




                            Very cool video at link
                            "Faith is nothing but a firm assent of the mind : which, if it be regulated, as is our duty, cannot be afforded to anything but upon good reason, and so cannot be opposite to it."
                            -John Locke

                            "It's all been melded together into one giant, authoritarian, leftist scream."
                            -Newman

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                            • #15
                              Those are some pretty cool stars on final approach.
                              It's been ten years since that lonely day I left you
                              In the morning rain, smoking gun in hand
                              Ten lonely years but how my heart, it still remembers
                              Pray for me, momma, I'm a gypsy now

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