Thursday, 1 October 2015

Lunar Eclipse


On the night of Sunday 27th to Monday 28th September 2015 a total lunar eclipse coincided with a "Supermoon" (a full Moon at the same time as the Moon being at its closest point to the Earth). With some adaptations to our scheduling software, we captured the following images.

Thursday, 27 November 2014

Better JPEGs

The latest upgrade to the web site brings better automatic processing of JPEG images.

Tuesday, 10 June 2014

The Power of Ice

There's always an odd problem to discover when we arrive on site at the observatory. This time it's a fairly minor one. See what the ice over the winter did to our Pole Star camera housing:

Dan points out that this is a high quality expensive camera housing too.

Friday, 28 March 2014

Fixed problem with job synchronisation

If you have submitted any jobs over the last few days you might have noticed that some were getting stuck with a status of "New, allocated".