Discussion in 'No Words' started by Mike Marcotte, Nov 15, 2020.

  1. Lick observatory s.jpg
    Way back in about 1960, when I was high school student, I took a tour of the Lick Observatory. Here we are looking at the rings of Saturn in daylight through the historic Alvin Clark 36 inch refractor. Probably taken with my Argus C3.
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  2. Mirror-Lenses-09-hde.jpg
    Some of my Mirror telescopic lenses
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  3. 0022a NiñaChina-MirandoContemplando-Telescopio-NAFD28-200IF.jpg Nikkor AF-D 28-200 IF (200) on FX
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  4. Pinhole telescope using trees during solar eclipse. D200 on 8/21/2017
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  5. Tony Parsons

    Tony Parsons Norfolk and Good

    IMG_0482 - Gaffer Tape.jpg

    Leica APO spotting scope - case held togetjher with gaffer tape, scope as new despite being ov 25 years old !

  6. m42dave

    m42dave Dave E.

    Very Large Array (in distance)

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  7. . . The Leviathan. 72" Telescope (Word's largest, 1842 - 1912 ) Restored 1997. County Offaly, Ireland.
    [​IMG]. . The Leviathan. Ireland by Reinhold S., on Flickr. . Neg# IRHC 028. Mamiya M7, 80mm, Yg filter, FP fi;m. 2000
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  8. Big Mirror Make Good Eye.
    Cover Make Good Hat. PNG image 2.jpg
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  9. I used to work in the astronomy sales field for a time so have a few images from back then.

    A stack of APM telescopes - we set this up for the NEAF show in 2009.

    My friend Normand Fullum makes incredible wooden telescopes. Starfest Ontario 2009. (He now makes huge telescopes and mirrors too).

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  10. My (our) first telescope and an excited son

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  11. I used this as a guide scope when imaging and a wide-field scope for imaging and visual. William certainly knows how to build beautiful telescopes.

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