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Today my QHYCCD PoleMaster arrived tofay

For any one who doesn't know what it is, please check here:

I will be giving it a spin by Tuesday on my friend's iOptron iEQ45 Pro this week and will post the results by then.

Will also try it with my CEM60 once it arrives.

If anyone has any questions, I will be happy to answer them.

+Obaid Musabbeh +João Vaz Martins
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Guys, I am selling the following items. Let me know if you are interested or forward to anyone who might be intereted.

- Celestron 9.25-A XLT for 3400 AED.

- Celestron CGEM DX mount for 4400 AED.

- Celestron Nexstar 130SLT for 800 AED.

- Celestron Astromaster 130EQ telescope for 400 AED.

- Celestron Neximage 5 solar system imager for 450 AED.


Hi guys

Got some news from +Dubai Astronomy Group 

As most of you know, the Thuraya project is on going in Mushrif Park in Dubai.
As per +Hasan Ahmad CEO of the Dubai Astronomy Group ,the construction has started and the buildings columns is almost built up.
It should be finished by the end of this year, where it will then be officially opened by mid next year after the interior has finished and the telescope has been purchased and setup.
Also, the group is setting up a temporary premise there where group members will be able to come by everyday of the week from 5 PM to 10 PM to use the available telescopes or bring there own to benefit from the almost dark skies in Mushrif Park. This should be ready by end of Sep 2015.

The second new thing is that the group will start a collaboration with Sharjah University in the near future. Talks are going on where group members will be able to have access to the new telescope at Sharjah University premise. There is also talks to introduce new graduate studies in astronomy by next year and postgraduate by the year after that.

All good news for the members of Dubai Astronomy group.

We will keep you all updated :)

Post your thoughts below :)

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Another opinion about Darks, Biases and Flats :

What do you think? 

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Worried about the collimation of your OTA and what can impact in your astrophotography pictures. Now someone in UAE have the tool to save the day.

For all with SCT Telescopes
The fantastic Hotech advanced SCT collimator 2" with 3 lasers

Clear skies.
Awakening Star

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My new Celestron .7x focal reducer for my 11" Edge HD OTA

Big and heavy!!!
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EL panels for taking flats
Imaging season is coming 😊

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My latest timelapse movie with a pinch of astrophotography in it. Hope you enjoy
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