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#1 biedie

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Posted 23 April 2019 - 06:35 AM

Hi All,

 

Hickson 44 (also known as Arp 316) is one of the many galaxy groups in the constellation of Leo. I struggled a lot during post-processing with the stray light of nearby bright star Algeiba. If you look closely you might see some remainders.

 

Link to the high res picture of Hickson 44 in a wider FOV

Details of equipment and exposures can be found here

 

Thanks for watching!

 

Bart

 

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#2 Svalbard

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Posted 23 April 2019 - 06:56 AM

Framed nicely, I see what you're saying about Algeiba - even though, nice work!



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Posted 23 April 2019 - 07:17 AM

Awesome Bart!

 

Cheers,



#4 Astroman007

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Posted 23 April 2019 - 08:28 AM

Oh, beautiful!



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Posted 23 April 2019 - 09:00 AM

Beautiful image Bart. So perfectly done! 

Clear skies Mike



#6 BenKolt

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Posted 23 April 2019 - 10:41 AM

Very nicely done, Bart!  Well captured and processed!

 

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#7 Joshuasnoesky

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Posted 23 April 2019 - 03:20 PM

What can i say?



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Posted 23 April 2019 - 09:22 PM

Beautiful as always, Bart. This is one of the best I've seen of Hickson 44.

 

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Posted 24 April 2019 - 05:06 AM

Bart, you are a processing machine! Another winning image. Great detail and color. Keep em coming...



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Posted 24 April 2019 - 05:25 AM

Wow, you've really captured a lot of detail on these small galaxies.  Fantastic image!



#11 Michael Deger

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Posted 24 April 2019 - 11:29 AM

Hi Bart,

 

very good image of Hickson 44!

 

 

All the best

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Posted 24 April 2019 - 12:51 PM

That is an incredibly detailed image of very small objects

and you also captured detail in these galaxies.

Impressive with 8,5 hours of integration.

Very delicate image, beautiful, marvelous job!!



#13 biedie

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Posted 26 April 2019 - 02:14 AM

Thank you all for your nice comments!



#14 Joshuasnoesky

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Posted 26 April 2019 - 07:57 AM

Bart, do you have your own observatorium in the south of France?



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Posted 26 April 2019 - 11:55 AM

Beside the fact that your images are always detailed and even have clean diffraction spikes, I love your color. It looks natural while having it's own character.

More please! ;)

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Posted 26 April 2019 - 03:25 PM

Bart, do you have your own observatorium in the south of France?

Yes, I have a remote controlled observatory in the south of France, Haute Provence region.




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