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Daytime focus
« on: October 03, 2019, 11:25:26 am »
Is it possible to focus the camera during the day by using an object about 1 mile away. My camera is mounted on a Skywatcher EVO guide  50. I have tried xovering the objective with tinfoil with a pinhole bit cant get an image. Any suggestions welcome. Thanks in advance


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Re: Daytime focus
« Reply #1 on: November 12, 2019, 10:50:37 am »

There is no problem running any of our cameras in the daytime but you might need to stop the telescope down a bit to reduce the light input. Start the camera running at its minimum exposure.

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