For all event details (including recommended sense-up) visit: RECON Event Detail Page for Chiron.
Note that because this event is occurring under morning twilight condition with brighter sky condition, we will likely be using a sense-up closer to 4x. Stay tuned for updates as we run tests leading up to the event.
- Complete the RECON Campaign Signup Form for this event. Submissions are updated hourly on our Signup Status Page.
- Plug in your power supply and RECON laptop to make sure both are fully charged well in advance of the event.
- Print this page as well as the Event Detail Page above and practice finding field prior to event.
Feel free to contact the RECON leadership team anytime by emailing email@example.com.
See our Full Campaign Observation Protocol Page for details on files to save:
- Position Video
- Event Video
- Sky Field Video
- Dark Field Video
You should configure VirtualDub to save files sequentially by using “Set Capture File” to save as C:/Users/RECON/Data/YYYYMMDD/YYYYMMDD_01. You should record the filenames and information about each file using the RECON Observation Logsheet.
Image of Star Field
To be provided.
Regardless of whether your team was able to collect data, we need you to Report Your Observations. This includes completing the Campaign Observation Report Form (below), saving an electronic version of your log sheet, and uploading both videos and observation log to SwRI in Boulder.
We need all teams to complete the RECON Campaign Observation Report Form within one week of the event. To view reports from teams from throughout the network, check out the Event Reporting Status Page.