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#1 EdmontonAB

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Posted 01 November 2013 - 09:30 PM

Date: 29 October 13
Object: Messier 76 aka "Little Dumbbell Nebula", "Cork Nebula", "Barbell Nebula" in Pegasus
Mount: AP Mach 1
Imaging scope: AT8RC with CCDT67 reducer focal length 1200mm
Imaging camera: Hypercam modded Canon T1i
Lights: 30 x 360 sec ISO 1600
Calibration: None
Guide scope: KWIQ Autoguider
Other details: Captured with Backyard EOS, guided with PHD, stacked in DSS processed in Pixinsight LE and Photoshop

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#2 Wouter D'hoye

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Posted 02 November 2013 - 06:29 AM

Very nice image. You got quite some datail!

Thanks for sharing.

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Posted 03 November 2013 - 12:30 PM

Very cool!

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Posted 03 November 2013 - 12:56 PM

very nice image and processing :) - like the structure you captured, can you post a full size field for compare / reference?

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Posted 03 November 2013 - 02:01 PM

I cropped the image before doing any processing, so I have attached the autosave from DSS with a little levels stretch. This is the full image with no calibration frames applied.

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Posted 03 November 2013 - 03:41 PM

Thanks :) !

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Posted 03 November 2013 - 08:25 PM

Impressive






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