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The Moon and Jupiter (and more moons...).

I didn’t get around to a writing post this week. It just didn’t work out this week, with other priorities and things to do. However, on the 17th, there was a nice clear night, so I did manage to get the scope out. 681 more words

Viking Lore: Hugin & Munin

Hugin and Munin (Old Norse Huginn, “Thought” and Muninn, “Desire”) are two ravens in Norse mythology who are shamanic helping spirits of the god Odin. 332 more words

Myth & Method

Adopting Windows 10 for a photography workflow

Changes of computer platforms or even system upgrades can be daunting and I do not think that we are really feeling adventurous when our workflow is working. 1,546 more words


Automating Astrophoto Processing

Update 8/20/2015: Thanks to some knowledgeable folks on Reddit, I have updated the scripts and description of my workflow to be more correct and (hopefully) more helpful for readers. 3,183 more words


Focus Stacked Yellow Daisy ...

I know that normally when cut flowers start to droop, it is a sad time, but for me it was a great photo opportunity.  This daisy started to droop and bend over the vase, but what I love most about this image is the little tuft on the edge of the petals and that little curl of petal. 31 more words


7 Days Later & Focus Stacked Pink Gerbera Daisy...

This image was focus stacked and then cleaned up in GIMP…

And because I think seeing a ‘before’ shot allows you to see why you would put in the time to do focus stacking, here is the second photo of the six that were stacked in a slideshow with the focus stacked image… 524 more words