4th May


First try with the ZWO ASI120MC-S camera.
This has usb3 so can image at fast frame rates.
90 second video taken with Firecapture at 64 fps.
Stacking - Autostakkert
Wavelets - Registax

9th May

Transit of Mercury

Clouds were a problem throughout the day. The transit began shortly before 11:30am and finished at 6:30pm.

This was the first successful image:

Mid Transit, very little cloud so surface of Sun visible:

The last image, before clouds stopped proceedings:

15th May

Moon using the ZWO camera.
5 Images made:

Mosaic using Microsoft ICE

Plagued by clouds