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June 13 Wide Field winner - svtdoug!
      #5962743 - 07/09/13 06:32 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



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

High Resolution



svtdoug



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.

Higher resolution here



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Pick your favorite
Users may choose only one (22 total votes)
Gregk
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8 36%
svtdoug
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14 63%


Edited by Charlie Hein (08/05/13 04:08 PM)


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Re: June 13 Wide Field winner - svtdoug! new [Re: Charlie Hein]
      #6007890 - 08/05/13 04:08 PM

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

Edited by Charlie Hein (08/05/13 04:09 PM)


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Re: June 13 Wide Field winner - svtdoug! new [Re: Charlie Hein]
      #6009960 - 08/06/13 05:28 PM

Thanks!

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


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