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6 Pane Lunar Mosaic - 8.75" newt & 290m

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#1 CraigT82

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Posted 22 September 2019 - 04:38 AM

6 pane mosaic captured yesterday before dawn, used up over 150gig of disk space!

Fullerscope with 290m and baader red filter.

Each pane was 5k frames collected and best 500 stacked and sharpened in imppg before stitching in MSice

Thanks for looking.

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Edited by CraigT82, 22 September 2019 - 04:39 AM.

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Posted 22 September 2019 - 05:36 AM

Lovely image. Well done.

 

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Posted 22 September 2019 - 12:51 PM

Thanks Wouter, seeing was ok but not that great, needed the red filter to sharpen things up a little. I notice you use and orange filter for some of your captures, have you ever used a green filter in excellent seeing?

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Posted 22 September 2019 - 03:20 PM

Thanks Wouter, seeing was ok but not that great, needed the red filter to sharpen things up a little. I notice you use and orange filter for some of your captures, have you ever used a green filter in excellent seeing?

No, not yet. I actually am not even sure I have one. 

 

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