Dec10 Imaging/Sketching Contest Winner!
Posted 21 January 2011 - 07:03 AM
25 5min subs in RGB at ISO 800 and 24 10min subs with 6nm Ha filter at ISO 1600 stacked in DSS then adjusted in PS CS2. Canon 500D(modded) , Orion Atlas mount and the lens was the Nikon 180ED @ f/2.8 and a 7x40mm finder as a guide scope.
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!
Nils_Lars, congratulations on your win! Your winning image will be posted on the front page of the CN website for all to enjoy! I'll post the "Hall of Fame" image and update the stats shortly!
Posted 23 January 2011 - 08:29 PM
Posted 02 February 2011 - 06:48 PM
Absolutely an amazing composite! The heavens indeed declare the glory of God, and your beautiful photograph sings out those words quite loudly!
Best regards, Dan
Posted 06 February 2011 - 06:11 PM
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Posted 20 February 2011 - 08:48 PM
I could have squeezed in M78 but I would have to put M42 in the top corner and I would have lost some of the surrounding detail so I left it out.