Jupiter Photo from Last September

Blogged by Xiao Sun on February 24, 2011 and tagged with Sample Images, Jupiter.

This beautiful Jupiter photo was taken by Karl Thurner, one of our resellers in Germany. Karl photographed it with a DMK 21AF04.AS astronomy camera at Sternwarte Diedorf, or Diedorf Observatory in English, which is located in Augsburg, southern Germany.

Jupiter in Sep 2010

He also posted some tech info along with the photo:

12. Sept. 2010

The Imaging Source DMK 21AF04.AS

Sternwarte Diedorf http://www.sternwarte-diedorf.de

Diameter: 50″

Newton 18″ f/4.5, eyepiece projection Focal length: 8.2 m

Astronomik RGB,

700 frames each channel, 400 selected each channel

AviStack 2.0 (the best program doing this job)

Seeing: Pretty good for german conditions (awful on a normal scale ;-) )