Sunspots | Arvind Paranjpye

Photographer
Arvind Paranjpye
Email
arp@iucaa.ernet.in
Location of photo
Pune, India
Date/Time of photo
November 4, 2006
Equipment
6inch (150mm) Newtonian telescope on equatorial mount (without the sidereal clock drive) and used afocal mode to take these images of the Sun. I have used 10 x eyepiece and Nikon coolpix 3700 camera to capture the images.
Description
This composite image shows Sunspot group that is visible currently. Adobe Photoshop was used for enhancing the contrast. The details of taking images and enhancing procedure is available at http://www.iucaa.ernet.in/~aaa/sun/sunspots.htm
Website
http://www.iucaa.ernet.in/~aaa/sun/sunspots.htm