The Window Sill Observatory

December 29, 2010

My first solar prominence movie

Filed under: Animations, Sun — Dave @ 3:59 pm

This is something I have always wanted to do – capture the motion inside a solar prominence. I made it by capturing 100 batches of 75 frames using Dave’s Solar Recorder software. I then stacked and processed each batch using AviStack to give 100 sharp frames like below. (more…)

December 7, 2010

My First Sun Movie

Filed under: Animations, Sun — Dave @ 7:28 pm

Today was the first test of my new image capture and processing application for H-alpha scopes. Although the sun is only 10 degrees above the horizon just now, I managed to get some good test footage. (more…)

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