Posts Tagged ‘Photography’

A T-ring and a Nikon-D7000 mounted on the telescope

Posted: 3rd May 2012 by Ammar Qammaz in Post
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Today I purchased a T-Adapter made from bresser along with a Nikon adapter for my telescope ( MEADE DS-2102MAK ) The T-Adapter was orignaly meant for the ETX-90/125 but fitted just fine and after some focusing it allowed the camera to produce magnificent quality pictures.. Unfortunately I ran the battery dry after an hour or [...]

Amateur Astronomy

Posted: 1st May 2012 by Ammar Qammaz in Post
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Last week and after a visit at the National Observatory of Athens( Penteli Mountain ) my

Yet another timelapse ;P , this time acropolis..

Posted: 14th December 2011 by Ammar Qammaz in Post

I also made my scripts a little less retarded They do not alter at all the files in the FOLDER directory They just do the resize operation and then call the encoder.. TimelapseScripts.tar Usage ..! Step 1) Extract the scripts on a directory ( on a linux machine etc etc.. [ see last post for [...]

Creating timelapse videos on Linux

Posted: 12th December 2011 by Ammar Qammaz in Post
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In the past weeks I started to take timelapse photographs using my Nikon D-7000 camera and ffmpeg and image magick video and picture converters..! My camera has a built in intervalometer that I use to acquire the pictures , but lower-end cameras that do not have this kind of functionality can be “hacked” with an [...]