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Some 2020 Perseids observed …

It has been many many years since my last visual observations of meteors (back in 2010…). Last week I found the opportunity to observe a bit the peak of the Perseid shower. I observed for a couple of hours, just before the moon rise, from my place in the relatively light polluted Heraklion of Crete. […]

Video observations of Perseids 2010 using a DMK camera and UFO Capture

  Project The Perseids 2010 have served as a great opportunity to experiment with video recording of meteors. A DMK camera (DMK 21AF04.AS, The Imaging Source) equipped with a CCTV 2.8mm lens and UFO Capture v2.22 were used. First Results: In total, the camera worked for 17 nights recording 32 meteors (mainly Perseids). Initially the […]