Way back when I started this blog to document and share how I adapted various equipment “camera bodies”, “Lenses” to the digital realm of photography, even refinishing / refurbishing old equipment . . . My biggest problem was adaptation of lens to digital camera of various makes or digital backs to cameras or lenses. Well Lets re-purpose some lenses for Astro Photography . . .
For all my Rods & Cones I still cannot see what is in Plain Sight . . . .
So why is this and so many other Deep Sky Objects (DSO) hard to see? Even DSO‘s that are as large as the Full Moon (as viewed) in size. (more…)
“Just Dropped In (To See What Condition My Condition Was In)“
“Nickle & Dimed”
“To be nickled and dimed to death”
Ok enough of the sayings . . . . what I am getting at is my latest adventure, hobby, pursuit, endeavor . . . yup . . . ASTRO PHOTOGRAPHY . I know your screwing up your forehead wondering just what and where this little tirade of mine is headed. Well, you know the routine . . . you get excited about some facet of whatever it is that you are currently applying that 3 pounds of gray matter in your melon too, When much to your dismay this picture you’ve painted for yourself doesn’t fit reality! YUP ! A Fantasy Letdown . . .
I stand in my front yard and look upwards to the stars. Sadly I can only see the brightest because of the Light pollution caused by all the city lights. (more…)
All Starry Eyed
I’m still around, I know I haven’t been active of late, I’ve been recovering and spending more time on life and family. My photography has taken a bit of a side track from film & terrestrial objects to the Stars and digital captures. (more…)
A blog about converting my old Film cameras to Digital, Some large Format & Medium Format cameras, How I set them up, use them and occasionally some Hash & Trash, Rants & Raves.
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