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Oct 13 Intermediate DSO Winner - Jeff2011

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#1 Charlie Hein

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Posted 09 November 2013 - 11:55 AM

Who has brought us the best NGC 253, The Sculptor Galaxy? Vote for your favorite from the following entries:

Jeff2011

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Here is my entry consisting of two nights of imaging. Thanks for looking.

81 x 90 sec @ 400 ISO taken on Oct 6-7, 2013
68 x 70 sec @ 400 ISO taken on Oct 3, 2013
darks & flats & dark flats

Camera: Canon T3i (unmodded)
Scope: Orion XT8 OTA + Baader MPCC-III
Mount: Celestron AVX
Guiding: Orion 50mm Deluxe Mini/QHY5L-II mono/PHD
Capture Software: Backyard EOS
Processing Software: DSS/StarTools
Location: Backyard

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Hi guys,

NGC 253, The Sculptor Galaxy.

18 x 600sec. subs at ISO 800 + darks.
Camera: Modified Canon 1100D(T3).
Scope: SW 120ED Pro.
Mount: SW EQ6 Synscan, guided.
Location: 60 miles North West of Pretoria



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#2 Charlie Hein

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Posted 16 November 2013 - 11:57 AM

Looks like Jeff2011 is our winner! Please choose a target for December!
 

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Posted 16 November 2013 - 01:01 PM

Congrats Jeff! Great image! :)
 

#4 Jeff2011

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Posted 16 November 2013 - 01:28 PM

Thanks to Willem and Serge for their outstanding entries. This was a tough or impossible target for many because of its location. I am glad to see there was an entry from the Southern Hemisphere. I thought there would have been more.

My target choice is B33, the Horsehead Nebula.
 

#5 Jeff2011

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Posted 16 November 2013 - 01:32 PM

Thanks Richard.
 

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Posted 16 November 2013 - 02:46 PM

Congratulations Jeff
 

#7 Jeff2011

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Posted 16 November 2013 - 06:49 PM

Thanks Terry.
 

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Posted 18 November 2013 - 03:43 PM

Congrats! Nice job!
 






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