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solar disk in white light
Still a beginner at this, but the Starshoot 5MP has been a great camera to learn with and am impressed with the resolution offered by this camera. I've been a visual astronomer for almost 40 years but took up imaging only in the past few weeks.
Details
Date Taken: 11/21/2014
Photographer: Craig Heaton
Location: Amelia, Ohio
Other Telescope: Explore Scientific 80mm triplet
Other Mount: driven Celestron CG4
Camera: Orion StarShoot 5 MP Solar System Color Camera
Processing: stacked in Registax 6 with post processing in Corel Paintshop Pro X5
Exposure: camera set for auto exposure
Other Equipment Used: Baader film solar filter
Notes: image consists of two sets of stacked images of approximately 50 frames each one set for the upper 2/3's of solar disk and the other set for the lower 2/3's of the disk. Each set stacked in Registax with wavelets applied. Final alignment of images and coloring applied in Paintshop.

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