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Feb08 Winner - CN Imaging - Sketching Contest!

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#1 Charlie Hein

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Posted 17 March 2008 - 06:10 AM

I am pleased to announce the winner of the February 2008 Cloudy Nights Imaging and Sketching Contest - JSnuff1!

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M45 The Pleiades 1/31/08

Imaging: WO FTL 110 TEC @ F/6.5, SBIG ST4000XCM
Mount: Losmandy GM-8 auto guided with internal SBIG guide camera

18x600s Reduced aligned and combined in CCDSoft, touches in PS2.




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To all of you who took the time to stop by and vote for your favorite submission - thank you so much! Your participation really makes the contest!

To all the contestants - every one of your submissions is worthy of winning. Congratulations to all of you on a job done very well indeed!

JSnuff1, congratulations on your win! Please contact me via PM with your t-shirt size and also the address where you want us to send it!

Charlie


#2 Erix

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Posted 17 March 2008 - 09:11 AM

Congratulations on such an amazing image of M45! :bow: :bow: :bow:

#3 JSnuff1

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Posted 18 March 2008 - 12:04 AM

wow thank you for everyone that voted for me! I cant believe it since this picture was my first CCD image I took! Im quite honored to be chosen from all the other excellent and more experience imagers than I!

#4 Bart Declercq

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Posted 18 March 2008 - 07:44 AM

Congratulations! Tough competition this time, but you deserved to win!

Can't wait to see what else you'll produce.

Bart

#5 Jared

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Posted 18 March 2008 - 11:57 PM

Congratulations! It's a wonderful image.

#6 Mr. Bill

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Posted 20 March 2008 - 02:20 PM

Almost 3-D....

Best image of Pleiades I've seen recently.

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#7 F.Meiresonne

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Posted 24 March 2008 - 06:02 PM

It's a great picture!

#8 jsmiller58

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Posted 28 March 2008 - 10:00 AM

Wow... Did you say "first CCD image"? Doubly amazing then!! Congratulations!

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#9 RichD

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Posted 04 April 2008 - 03:11 PM

Amazing pic! i have never seen that much nebulosity around merope before.

Congratulations


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