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June 13 Wide Field winner - svtdoug!

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#1 Charlie Hein

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Posted 09 July 2013 - 05:32 PM

We have a run off in the Wide Field Challenge! Who has brought us the definitive NGC 7000/Caldwell 20, the North America nebula? Vote for your favorite from the following entries:

Gregk

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Here is my image from my back yard

85 mm Rokinon lens at f2.8
Modified Canon 450d
20 x 2 minutes
Captured on last new moon
Guided with PHD and WO 66mm apo
Orion Sirius mount

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svtdoug

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Here is my image of NGC 7000 from the Pixieland Goldendale (WA) Star Party on the night of June 7, 2013.

Imaging scope - AT65EDQ
Imaging camera - Canon XSi Modified
Mount - CGEM (self hypertuned)
Guiding - ST80 and SSAG
Capture - BYEOS
Stacked in DSS, processed in PS-CS3
Consists of 41 frames of 300 sec for total of 3hrs, 25min.
Darks, flats and Bias subtracted.

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#2 Charlie Hein

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Posted 05 August 2013 - 03:08 PM

Congrats, svtdoug! Please choose a wide field Target for the August Challenge, I'd like folks to start getting data this week!
 

#3 svtdoug

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Posted 06 August 2013 - 04:28 PM

Thanks!

For August, lets go next door to the Pelican Nebula - IC 5070 and IC 5067.
 






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