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  • Oregon Star Party (OSP) 2014

    I'm back from seven days at the Oregon Star Party 2014. Hot, hungry, and tired but well worth it! So I'm deviating from my usual .NET blog posting to highlight the trip and show some sketches of interesting deep-sky objects. First the optics: I have a 14-inch f/4.6 reflector on a standard Dobsonian mount. The focal length is 1.65m. I stick to these three eyepieces for about 95% of my viewing: Continue reading...