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budafuko - Feb13 Beginning DSO winner!
      #5708391 - 03/02/13 09:30 AM

Who has brought us the best Messier 44 (The Beehive Cluster)? Vote for your favorite from the following entries:

iverp



OK since no one else has submitted anything yet, here is the best I've been able to do with M44 this month of February 2013.

Meade DSI-IIc, on a 135mm camera lens.
30 frames stacked with Envisage.
Levels and Gamma with RegiStax.

(As you review my image, be sure to take into consideration the Name of this web site.)



budafuko



Taken February 12, 2013 in Southwestern PA

Orion ED80 .8x focal reducer
CG5-GT
SSAG Mini guidescope
Pentax K200D
14 x 180s lights
10 x 180s darks
Stacked/processed with DSS and Gimp



Good Luck to all our entrants!
Charlie
Which image wins?
Users may choose only one (26 total votes)
iverp
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5 19%
budafuko
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21 80%


Edited by Charlie Hein (03/17/13 09:27 AM)


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Re: Feb13 Beginning DSO ChallengePoll! new [Re: Charlie Hein]
      #5708398 - 03/02/13 09:37 AM

The iverp submission looks completely black to me.

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Re: Feb13 Beginning DSO ChallengePoll! new [Re: lakeorion]
      #5709636 - 03/02/13 10:02 PM

I think that was the point...

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Re: Feb13 Beginning DSO ChallengePoll! new [Re: Charlie Hein]
      #5709701 - 03/02/13 10:53 PM

Quote:

(As you review my image, be sure to take into consideration the Name of this web site.)


But too...

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Re: Feb13 Beginning DSO ChallengePoll! new [Re: zerro1]
      #5711356 - 03/03/13 08:05 PM

Quote:

Quote:

(As you review my image, be sure to take into consideration the Name of this web site.)


But too...




Oh yeah... You wouldn't know it from the deep blue CSC I happen to have today, but I can completely relate!


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Re: Feb13 Beginning DSO ChallengePoll! new [Re: zerro1]
      #5711357 - 03/03/13 08:05 PM

Quote:

Quote:

(As you review my image, be sure to take into consideration the Name of this web site.)


But too...




Oh yeah... You wouldn't know it from the deep blue CSC I happen to have today, but I can completely relate!


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Re: Feb13 Beginning DSO ChallengePoll! new [Re: Charlie Hein]
      #5722520 - 03/09/13 03:49 PM

Should be a widefield imo. Not worth turning the scope on. Clouds didnt help either

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Re: Feb13 Beginning DSO ChallengePoll! new [Re: Magellan]
      #5722607 - 03/09/13 04:34 PM

This thread delivers. iverp has all of my photos beat by a mile.

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Re: budafuko - Feb13 Beginning DSO winner! new [Re: ebacon]
      #5738240 - 03/17/13 09:16 AM

Congratulations, budafuko! Please pick a subject for the April Challenge!

Charlie

Edited by Charlie Hein (03/17/13 09:28 AM)


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Re: budafuko - Feb13 Beginning DSO winner! new [Re: Charlie Hein]
      #5738615 - 03/17/13 01:24 PM

OK thanks. How about M13 with NGC6207 in the frame?

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