Please reload

    October 8, 2019

    September 18, 2018

    July 23, 2018

    Please reload

    Recent Posts
    Search By Tags
    Featured Posts
    Archive
    Please reload

    Follow Us
    • Pinterest Social Icon
    • Instagram Social Icon

    Please support our work on meetthehills.com

    December 10, 2017

    1/7
    Please reload

    July 26, 2016

    The Iris nebula is a bright reflection nebula in the constellation Cepheus. Dark skies are required to capture this object in its full glory, including the surrounding dust. This one also is one of the largest projects of the 2015 season. It is sort of a benchmark obje...

    July 16, 2016

    Collimation (redux)

    I did some more reading on properly collimating an RC, because I felt something was off last time around. I was getting a defocused star shadow out of alignment, on all focused bright stars. Post processing that out of the images would prove quite a...

    July 10, 2016

    Interesting day yesterday. I had taken delivery of the AT 12 RC telescope a few weeks ago. It had been sitting in my living room floor, until yesterday when I finally got the time to install it. My trusty VC200L was unmounted, after 4 years of great service at Asteria...

    Please reload

    © 2019 by meetthehills.com. All rights reserved.