Date Taken: 08/12/2011 Photographer:
Ed W. Location: Rochester, NY
Mounted at the focal plane upon a Promaster telephoto 400mm lens at f6.3 piggyback on an Orion 120ST
Equatorial Mount that came with scope, unguided
Starshoot Solar System Color Imager IV Processing: Photoshop photo layer of cooling and yellow with a contrast sharpness adjustment of 50 percent Exposure: 1/60 second Other Equipment Used: HP-G series laptop, and You Cam software that came with the laptop. Notes: Since this works with one lens I am considering trying it with others.
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