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David Hoskin
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
10:45 am

Equipment Details:

ZWO ASI533MC Pro camera with Optolong L-Pro filter, Celestron Omni XLT150 f/5 reflector, SkyWatcher EQ6R Pro mount.

Post-processing Details:

1800 frames of video were captured with SharpCap, the best 180 frames were stacked with AutoStakkert, and the stacked image was sharpened with wavelets in Registax, other post-processing was with Photoshop and MS Photo

Image Details:

This is a daytime image of Venus in itswan ing crescent phase. The crescent will get thinner and larger as Venus approaches its inferior conjunction.