These are just some good deals I have found for some items which may be of interest to people.
Baader U Venus 2″ filter currently under £188 (from Germany) – normal RRP £219. Click on link below and choose the seller astroshop for the lowest price.
Baader Herschel prism visual version currently under £298 – normal RRP £449
These will be added to the page for UV-equipment on the bay (and web).
I have been thinking of buying a Baader Herschel Prism for many years now, as this has been described as the best herschel prism available. My main interest with this would be for solar imaging, although it would be very good for solar viewing as well. Unfortunately the cost has always been fairly high, and it just never made it up the priority list. Continue reading Baader Herschel Prism – unboxing
This is the first time I’ve seen a purple variant of the consolida ambigua in my garden. Hence I took the opportunity to bring it indoors to photograph – as I might not get another opportunity. Continue reading Delphinium Consolida Larkspur
These flowers have started blooming again in my garden. Hence I have picked one of the better looking ones to photograph indoors. I was particularly interested in seeing how it looked in UV-induced visible fluorescence (UVIVF). Continue reading Japanese anemone September charm