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by Alderney99
22 Aug 2016, 09:41
Forum: Meetings
Topic: Anstruther 2016 Solar System Walk
Replies: 5
Views: 801

Re: Anstruther 2016 Solar System Walk

A very pleasant "Ainster" harbour/beach sunny day at its very best.
And "thank you" to Kirstie & Paul for the lift and organising the day out :D
by Alderney99
20 Aug 2016, 19:00
Forum: Meetings
Topic: Anstruther 2016 Solar System Walk
Replies: 5
Views: 801

Re: Anstruther 2016 Solar System Walk

Will do (as long as the weather's better than right now!)
Iain J
by Alderney99
20 Aug 2016, 11:37
Forum: Meetings
Topic: Anstruther 2016 Solar System Walk
Replies: 5
Views: 801

Re: Anstruther 2016 Solar System Walk

May I bag one of those spare seats in the car please Paul? Also, do you need bringing e.g. a couple of small tri-pod picnic seats or anything like that for the beach or harbour wall? (I'm assuming from past experience that the big iron public seats etc can be choc-a-bloc on a nice Sunday weather-wis...
by Alderney99
11 May 2016, 08:57
Forum: Astrophotography
Topic: Photo's of the transit of Mercury across the Sun
Replies: 1
Views: 956

Re: Photo's of the transit of Mercury across the Sun

Excellent! :D

(Not so sure about the pics of the wee guy with the increasingly large bald spot though!!!
You'll need to Ph*t*shop me!)
by Alderney99
08 May 2016, 16:27
Forum: Practical Astronomy
Topic: Quick borrow of some PLANISPHERES on MONDAY please?
Replies: 1
Views: 376

Quick borrow of some PLANISPHERES on MONDAY please?

In this age of "doing it all on one's phone", there are exceptions...! Primary 2 children at Inverkeithing this week will being doing " the Stars " - could anyone going to the Kabin on Monday for the Mercury Transit event possibly bring along any size of good old-fashioned planis...
by Alderney99
17 Mar 2016, 22:32
Forum: Astronomical Events
Topic: Recent Indonesian Total Eclipse 360 degree view
Replies: 0
Views: 315

Recent Indonesian Total Eclipse 360 degree view

Unusual to see a 360 degree camera used in this way, but obviously getting more widely used now
Worth a look :D
https://theta360.com/s/rMGcCICEu32Q56cxQMXaihdse
by Alderney99
08 Oct 2015, 20:43
Forum: General Astronomy
Topic: Northern Lights Video (Link)
Replies: 1
Views: 352

Re: Northern Lights Video (Link)

Aurorae galore this week - and even visible from Edinburgh, as bagged by our recent guest speaker Eric Tittley :D

http://spaceweathergallery.com/indiv_up ... fdioidh5d0
by Alderney99
19 Jun 2015, 11:42
Forum: Technical
Topic: Updates to 'Recent Posts'
Replies: 4
Views: 746

Re: Midsummer's Day in Anstruther

Paul - Post "updater" function looking very fast now - great! Sunday 21st - in a moment of idleness I cooked up a crude but maybe usefull A4 Club "car window poster" based upon the Club's business card for use on Sunday while I unload the car - its nothing expert, but it might ke...
by Alderney99
18 Jun 2015, 21:42
Forum: Technical
Topic: Updates to 'Recent Posts'
Replies: 4
Views: 746

Re: Midsummer's Day in Anstruther

And indeed the "subscribe" notification to email function works very promptly at least! :D
by Alderney99
18 Jun 2015, 20:57
Forum: Technical
Topic: Updates to 'Recent Posts'
Replies: 4
Views: 746

Updates to 'Recent Posts'

PS - has anyone Admin-ish noticed that sometimes the site main page fails to mention that there's been a fresh post on the discussion area, therefore people might think there's been no reply to an earlier post, yet there has been! (...and not bothered to even look ... and it can be an important repl...

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