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Colorizing Monochromatic Solar Images

A Simple Yet Effective Solar Image Colorization Tutorial by John W. O'Neal, II

Have you ever wondered how solar imagers get those nice color images of the sun after capturing files with mono cameras?


The Effects of Atmospheric Seeing on Solar Imaging

Atmospheric seeing is an often overlooked, yet critical aspect of solar imaging. Without good seeing, your gear, camera, and even your techniques and skills donít much matter. So, before we even start thinking about gear, telescopes, cameras, and processing software, etc., we need to discuss this frequently overlooked attribute of solar imaging ó we need to discuss seeing.

I presented this at DAYSTAR FILTERS week long Solar Extravaganza (SOLARFEST 2016) in Missourri in August, 2016.

Sudden Ionospheric Disturbance (SID) Receivers

Learn all about SID Receivers and the people who created them...

I presented this at @ the DAYSTAR FILTERS SOLARFEST 2016 week long solar extravaganza in Missourri in August, 2016


Multiple Wavelength Solar Observing/Imaging w/DAYSTAR QUARKS

Multiple Wavelength Solar Observing/Imaging w/DAYSTAR QUARKS. I presented this at The Catawba Valley Astronomy Club in the summer of 2016, at BOBFEST, the Regional Gathering of Amateur Astronomers, at the Catawba Science Center this spring, 2017 and at Gardner Webb University in Shelby NC in the Fall of 2017.

MAGAZINES I'VE BEEN PUBLISHED IN...
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ASTRONOMY TECHNOLOGY TODAY


Volume 12, Issue 1 - January 15th, 2018
Calcium K Review

AMATEUR ASTRONOMY MAGAZINE


ISSUE 109 - SOLRACTIVITY - 2021 Carrington Rotation Dates, Page 60
ISSUE 109 - DAYSTAR FLAT CAP NEW PRODUCT REVIEW, Pages 61-64
ISSUE 109 - TOSHIO OHNISHI SPECTROGRAPH BUILD, Pages 61-64
ISSUE 108 -  SOLARACTIVITY ARTICLE, Pages 60-61
ISSUE 108 - SOLAR IMAGE GALLERY, Pages 62-63
ISSUE 108 - ASTRO-HUTECH HINODE SOLAR GUIDER, Pages 40-41
ISSUE 108 - Comet 2020 F3 NEOWISE Recap, Pages 50-54
ISSUE 107 - DAYSTAR ULF REVIEW, Pages 63-64
ISSUE 107 - nPAE THEIA 90 COLLIMATING DIAGONAL REVIEW, Pages 8-11
ISSUE 107 - SOLARACTIVITY-THE EFFECTS OF SEEING ON SOLAR IMAGING, Pages 60-62
ISSUE 106 - Intro to Associate Editor of New Solar Section, Page 3
ISSUE 106 - 2020 WINTER STAR PARTY REVIEW, Pages 52-54
ISSUE 106 - SOLARACTIVITY ARTICLES, Pages 60-63
ISSUE 105 - Winter 2020 - ThePeach State Star Gaze Report, Pages 52-56
ISSUE 103 - SOLAR CALCIUM FILTERS-
A Different View of the Sun, Pages 24-27
ISSUE 102 - THE PAST, PRESENT & FUTURE OF
THE PARKER SOLAR PROBE Pages 24-31
ISSUE 99 - BOBFEST Report - 2018-Pages 10-14
ISSUE 99 - SMARTPHONE ASTROPHOTOGRAPHY
An Idea Whose Time Has Come, Pages 58-64
ISSUE 97 - Paying it Forward, Pages 10-12

ISSUE 96 - BoBfest Solar Festival, Pages 16-17
ISSUE 96 - Eclipse Reports & Images - SOLARACTIVITY, Pages 68-69
ISSUE 95 - The Sun, The Moon & The Lighthouse, Page 9
ISSUE 95 - Sun Spots, 2017 NEAF Star Party, Pages 66-67


AMATEUR ASTROPHOTOGRAPHY MAGAZINE
ISSUE 59 - Shooting The January 2019 Total Lunar Eclipse, Pages 34-37