You must be thinking "But Mitchell, I thought you were just recording crude videos in your garage?" While that was the case for the first two videos, I plan on shooting amazing videos outside next. The reason for my delay is the first autumn-like weather pattern is setting up across the northern US now, and should be impacting North Texas by Thursday morning. This is a huge problem for my production schedule as I have a day job for which I wake up fairly early for during the week. While the Sun sets around 8 p.m. this time of year, it still doesn't leave me enough time to record video.
Labor Day weekend was all about imaging. And staying cool. The daytime high was a hairs breadth away from triple digits, and the humidity made it feel much more oppressive. One could say that the breeze was helping, but I felt that all it did was just blow hot air around. And my telescope.
Another feature of the blog will be the announcement and scheduling of virtual star parties hosted by me over the internet. These will be available to anyone who wishes to participate. The format of the parties has yet to be determined, and will