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Message 758820 - Posted: 26 May 2008, 13:26:39 UTC

I'm having a really hard time locating anything of substance. All the pictures I'm finding are extremely degraded (block pixels) ... Perhaps that's the only thing available!


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Message 758834 - Posted: 26 May 2008, 14:22:17 UTC

i think Misfit can answer that one :\\


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Message 758896 - Posted: 26 May 2008, 16:07:47 UTC





'Pluto and Charon are tough to see even with the best telescopes'

. . . from the HUBBLE - HIGH RESOLUTION HST IMAGES OF PLUTO AND CHARON


. . . Melt - you may want to see this too: Breaking the Gigapixel Barrier



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Message 758921 - Posted: 26 May 2008, 16:35:09 UTC

We'll have some awesome pictures in 2015.

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Message 758922 - Posted: 26 May 2008, 16:35:37 UTC - in response to Message 758896.





'Pluto and Charon are tough to see even with the best telescopes'

. . . from the HUBBLE - HIGH RESOLUTION HST IMAGES OF PLUTO AND CHARON


. . . Melt - you may want to see this too: Breaking the Gigapixel Barrier



Thank you for those links Richard.

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Message 759018 - Posted: 26 May 2008, 20:15:59 UTC - in response to Message 758820.

I'm having a really hard time locating anything of substance. All the pictures I'm finding are extremely degraded (block pixels) ... Perhaps that's the only thing available!



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Message 759021 - Posted: 26 May 2008, 20:19:42 UTC - in response to Message 758834.

i think Misfit can answer that one :\\

Pluto isn't in my infamous image library.

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Message 759031 - Posted: 26 May 2008, 20:30:55 UTC - in response to Message 759021.

hello everybody! thank you for all the great responses and links... I will now study their contents!


"Breaking the Gigapixel Barrier" is blowing my mind!! thank you, Dr. C.E.T.I. !!



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Message 759070 - Posted: 26 May 2008, 21:36:22 UTC - in response to Message 759031.

hello everybody! thank you for all the great responses and links... I will now study their contents!


"Breaking the Gigapixel Barrier" is blowing my mind!! thank you, Dr. C.E.T.I. !!





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Message 759435 - Posted: 27 May 2008, 16:13:21 UTC

I have vague memories of Paul Bourke rendering a complete set of very detailed images of Mars that came to a phenominal resolution for nearly the entire planet.

There seems to be just a summary on his website now. Try searching there...

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Paul Bourke Mars


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