Warren - Stargazing since the 60's! Scopes: ETX-LS6, ED80T, AT6RC, Lunt LS60T, C9.25 Mounts: Atlas EQ-G, Vixen Portamount II Cameras: Atik 314L+,DMK31AU03,SSAG, ASI120MC Filters: Astrodon LRGB, Orion HA, SII, OIII Acc: Orion 5 place Filter wheels x 2, Flatman Primary Imaging site: Bortle Scale Class 6 Red Zone http://astrobin.com/users/rigel123/
Quote:That's cause it's such a damn hard subject to image!
Scopes: 190mm SW Mak-Newt @ f/5.3 & 90mm SV Raptor Triplet @ f/7Cameras: Atik 383L+ mono w/ EFW2 FW with Astrodon filters & Canon XSi 450D (Modded)Mount: Astro-Physics Mach1GTO mount guided with QHY5 KWIQ guiderSoftware: Sequence Generator Pro; PixInsight; Photoshop CS5Best investment: Stone Garden Observatory - Bortle 4 (Green)
ASTRONOMY MAGAZINE STAR PRODUCT OF THE YEAR 2011 Vendor of the Boren-Simon POWERNEWT Astrographs www.powernewts.com www.pbase.com/tango33 Scopes: 6",8",10" F/2.8 Boren-Simon Carbon-Fiber POWERNEWT 8" GSO Carbon RC Mount: ASA DDM60 PRO NEQ6 Mount Camera: SBIG ST8300 M with BAADER LRGB Ha-O3-S2 filters ORION STARSHOOT PRO 2 ( color)
Celestron C11 Edge / Paramount MX
Innovations Foresight On-axis Guider (ONAG) Orion SSAG and PhD guiding
Atik 383L+ mono and EFW2 ; Baader LRGB filters
Deep Sky Stacker; NIH ImageJ; Regim; IRIS
my astrobin gallery
Quote:Here is one from last year that shows the surrounding nebulosity you mentioned. Hope you like it.
Quote:Good work on a toughy!! it was a challenge in all aspects, where does the dust start and stop with this one? That is what I struggled with.