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Kyle Edwards
2007-Jul-17, 01:18 PM
Hi everyone,

Last night seeing was good enough for me to get a high resolution image of Venus using a 2x barlow on my telescope.

http://gallery.caasastro.org/v/member/kedwards/Venus/Venus+7+16+2007+CN+212+ToUCam+meade+2x+barlow.jpg. html

And this morning I imaged Mars. The dust storm seems to be less than when I imaged it earlier this month.


Both were taken with my Takahashi CN-212 Cassegrain with Meade 2x Apo barlow, and ToUcam with IR/UV blocking filter.

2007-Jul-18, 02:53 AM
Hi Kyle both shot are very nice, Venus getting thinner and larger and Mars starts off with a storm. Clear Skies

Joe funk
2007-Jul-18, 10:43 PM
good job mars is very crisp and nice too bad theres a storm :P

Kyle Edwards
2007-Jul-20, 02:38 AM
Thanks guys.