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First Light - Canon T3 on NGC 2244

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#1 SergeC

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Posted 10 March 2013 - 03:46 PM

Bought a Canon T3 for SWMBO (She Who Must Be Obeyed) for Christmas, finally had a chance to hook it up to a scope and image with it night before last. Pretty happy with the result, can't wait to get it out again!

Location: outside High Springs, FL
Imager: Unmodded Canon T3, Lumicon narrowband OIII/Ha and Baader UV/IR cut filters
Imaging scope: Orion Short Tube 120 (120mm f5)
Guiding: SSAG on Orion ST80 using PHD
Captured with BackyardEOS
10X300sec lights
20 flats, 20 flat darks, 20 bias, 10 darks
Stacking in Nebulosity 3, post-processing in FITS Liberator and PS CS6

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Posted 11 March 2013 - 12:34 AM

Congrats on the new camera - very nice Rosette, particularly for an unmodded camera.

#3 SergeC

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Posted 11 March 2013 - 03:56 PM

Thanks, Scott!






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