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hungerford
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NGC 869 new
      #6225054 - 11/30/13 12:04 PM

Hi,
Here is a picture of NGC 869 taken last night on a Mesu 200.
Processed in Pixinsight.
Comments on improving are more than welcome
http://www.flickr.com/photos/61128796@N08/11135738273/
Thank you for looking
Vince


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NOMH
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Reged: 06/26/13

Re: NGC 869 new [Re: hungerford]
      #6225631 - 11/30/13 05:49 PM

Vince, I would rotate the camera for a better FOV and center the clusters. I want to try some clusters this winter and I will try them with 3-5 minute exposures to see if that brings out more stars. I have not had good luck with 30-60 second exposures.

JB


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Louietheflyisme
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Reged: 06/17/13

Loc: Australia
Re: NGC 869 [Re: NOMH]
      #6226276 - 12/01/13 01:28 AM

Nice work!

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