Tracker Shots

Finally got some time and clear skies to test the tracker. The light pollution in my back yard is horrible. I think I need to

Tracker Improvements – Better Stability!

Stabilizing   My first couple usages of the tracker went pretty well, but it was a nightmare to setup the polar alignmen

Pleiades: Early tracking

  I got some clear skies and tried out the tracker again. I’ve added a finder scope to help align the tracker bette

My Barndoor Tracker

I made a barndoor tracker based on the directions here. I made a lot of mistakes IR


I took another stab at Jupiter after reading some more tutorials on stacking in Photoshop. These were generated at ISO 800 wit


I took some more shots of the moon last night. This one came out pretty well. I’m getting much better with the focus, bu


I also tried out a shot of the Moon. This is a prime focus shot with a Canon 70D + Orion XT6 as well. In order to get the came


My first photo with the new telescope. It wasn’t a great day for visibility, and I am still figuring out the best way to

Old School Cool

I was going through some backup folders and found some games I had written in high school. I stumble across these every now an

This Is How You Die: Stories of the Inscrutable, Infallible, Inescapable Machine of Death

This is How you Die is a new collection of stories revolving around ‘The Machine of Death.’ A sequel if you will