This is mind-blowing

Discussion in 'Panasonic/Leica Forum' started by Jock Elliott, Mar 10, 2014.

  1. Jock Elliott

    Jock Elliott SC All-Pro

    Jan 3, 2012
    Troy, NY
  2. kyteflyer

    kyteflyer ~@¿@~

    Jan 31, 2011
    Newcastle, Australia
    Sue
  3. Jock Elliott

    Jock Elliott SC All-Pro

    Jan 3, 2012
    Troy, NY
    Wow!

    and I love his tag line: Free your mind, and your camera will follow...

    Awesome!

    cheers, Jock
     
  4. KillRamsey

    KillRamsey SC Hall of Famer

    Jun 20, 2012
    Cambridge, MA
    Kyle
    Ok yeah, that is incredibly cool.
     
  5. john m flores

    john m flores SC All-Pro

    Aug 13, 2012
    wow. who said superzooms can't track moving subjects?
     
  6. KillRamsey

    KillRamsey SC Hall of Famer

    Jun 20, 2012
    Cambridge, MA
    Kyle
    I assumed the telescope did the heavy lifting here, right? I mean to sya that I assumed he had this thing hooked up to a big tracking rig looking through a telescope...?
     
  7. Luke

    Luke Super Moderator Subscribing Member

    Nov 11, 2011
    Milwaukee, WI USA
    Luke
    Yes, one can actually use any camera connected to a fine telescope and achieve similar results.
     
  8. john m flores

    john m flores SC All-Pro

    Aug 13, 2012
    Doesn't sound like it. He employed image stacking, a star tracker, and a TC.
     
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  9. Luke

    Luke Super Moderator Subscribing Member

    Nov 11, 2011
    Milwaukee, WI USA
    Luke
    wow...that is quite unbelievable then.