Jun11 CN Sketching/Imaging Contest Poll!
Posted 09 July 2011 - 07:20 AM
Each month the best images selected from the individual Cloudy Nights Imaging and Sketching forums will be presented for the userbase to vote on. The winning entry will be posted on the front page of the CN website for all to admire! At the conclusion of the poll, the entry with the highest total will be the winner of the contest..
Please choose your favorite from the entries below. The poll will remain open through July 15th at midnight.
Here are the entries for June!
Beginning Imaging's Finalist - zerro1:
Somewhere in the Sadr Region
10 X 4 minutes
Calibrated with Flats and Bias
Calibrated and Stacked in Images Plus
From an Orange LP zone
Guided with PHD
DSLR & Digital Camera Astro Imaging & Processing's Finalist - jsigone:
Here's my version of the eagle
Location: San Diego,CA
Scientific Explorer 152mm Mak-Newt F4.8
Celestron ASGT5 mount
Canon XS (self mod) with Astronomiks CLS-CCD clip in
120mins of data
ISO 1600, 15x 8min lights, 10 darks& 0 flats
Nebulosity 2, CS4, Fitworks, DSS
CCD Imaging & Processing's Finalist - rumples riot:
Object Corona Australis or NGC6729
Mount: Paramount Me
LRGB 160 160 140 180
Captured in MaximDL
Processed in CCDstack and PS CS3
Solar System Imaging's Finalist - CosmicDave:
June 29, 2011 at 0955UT
12.5" f8 homebuilt Newt, Astronomik RGB filters
DMK21 at 6500mm focal length
Sketching Forum's Finalist - nitsky:
I sketched this image of M57 during the memorial day weekend, from my backyard observatory here in Cologne, N.J.
Was using my meade 16"lightbridge. Over the course of the evening used various eyepieces with the max. being 609X and combined to render this image.
Good Luck to all our finalists!
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