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Congratulations RRod - Winner of Dec 2016 Imaging/Sketching contest!

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#1 Erix

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Posted 18 January 2017 - 04:19 PM

Please join me in congratulating RRod for winning the December 2016 site-wide Astrophotography/Sketching Contest with his terrific image of LBN 437 (Dorshner-Gurlter 187)! :bow: :applause:  Link to contest poll

 

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LBN 437 (Dorshner-Gurlter 187). Nebula in Lacerta

Date: December 2, 3 and 5th

Place: Green Bay and Pulaski, WI

Photo details:

This picture is a combination of RGB and Ha to enhance SH126

Camera: Mod Canon T2i and Mod B&W canon Xsi

Telescope: WO 98mm + FLAT4 reducer

Mount: Losmandy G11

Autoguider: Orion SSAU + 50mm Orion finder

RGB: 7h total integration time,  4 and 8min subs ISO 1600 and 800. 15 Flats, 20 darks and 15 bias

Ha: 4h total integration time, 25 min subs ISO 1600.

Software:

Acquisition: EOS backyard

Calibration, alignment  and stacking: Registar and DSS


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#2 Augustus

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Posted 18 January 2017 - 04:24 PM

Wow!



#3 Joshiewowa

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Posted 18 January 2017 - 09:43 PM

Congratulations! Beautiful image!  :waytogo:  :bow:


Edited by Joshiewowa, 18 January 2017 - 09:44 PM.


#4 nicknacknock

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Posted 19 January 2017 - 12:48 AM

Excellent work  :like:



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Posted 19 January 2017 - 10:38 AM

Thank you everybody

 

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#6 Knasal

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Posted 22 January 2017 - 09:24 PM

Congratulations, Rodrigo! Glad to be with you on some of those nights when you took some of those photons.

 

Keep up the great work!

 

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#7 CollinofAlabama

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Posted 07 February 2017 - 12:29 AM

****!  Looks like some kind of weird bunny/salamander cross!  How bizarre and totally cool, what an image!




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