Re: sat photos

Wed, 02 Jun 1999 01:08:09 -0400

> Cornelio Bouis wrote:
 What kind of telescope drive is used to
> track and photograph objects like the Shuttle, Mir and other LEO satellites?

For sat trails, just open the lens and let the sat cross the sky.
To actually have a scope follow a sat, you need a much more sophisticated
system. Ron Dantowitz is the expert on those.

Jay Respler
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