The Moon and Saturn

1st March 2014

Astro and time lapse photographer Colin Legg shot this brilliant short video of the Moon with Saturn in the background. You can clearly see the rings around Saturn in the video thanks to the Magic Lantern software running on his Canon 5d Mark II. OK it’s a little boring to watch but a great example of what can be achieved with moderately basic equipment. Captured from Perth, Western Australia, just on dawn, Colin used his Celestron C8, f/10, prime focus telescope attached to a  Canon 5D Mark II, running Magic Lantern RAW video firmware in 3x crop mode @ 1880 x 1056 resolution. 1/60 sec exposure, ISO 200, the video is at 10 fps.

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Free upgrade to Capture One 20 when launched.

The very nice people over in Copenhagen are offering a free upgrade to their next version of Capture One to anyone who bought Capture One 12 since 23rd Oct. You can buy version 12 now and just upgrade to the newer version when it lunches free of charge. Check it out with the link below, where you can download a 30 Day trial or the free Fuji version.

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