CCD Camera First Light
The new CCD camera (Atik 16ic) was installed in the observatory last night, and during the setup process we tested it on a few random targets and took a few snapshots. Here are those initial test unfiltered images:
Nothing too spectacular, so far, but with more use and practice we hope to be using it for both imaging and photometry projects in the coming year.
Images: Taken by David Warrington, Ken Salmon, Stuart Grainger.
Equipment: Meade 12″ LX200, Atik 16ic