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Heart and Soul. First attempt for mosaic. L-eNhance filter.

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#1 maxsid

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Posted 24 September 2019 - 03:30 AM

Heart Nebula. Soul Nebula.
4 panel mosaic shot over two nights last week. My front yard.

Bortle 9.
Work in progress.

 

AT72EDII scope with ZWO ASI294 CCD camera.

200 gain. 10 x 6min = 1 hour each panel.
L-eNhance Ha-OIII filter. SW GTI-AZ mount in EQ mode.
Processed in Astro Pixel Processor.

 

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Posted 24 September 2019 - 08:37 AM

Awesome job!  I've never tried a mosaic, but this is inspiring.  I might have to give it a shot.



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Posted 25 September 2019 - 02:02 AM

Thanks!

Shooting left-bottom and right-top panels right now.

Autoguiding is not cooperating.. I am pushing the limits of the diminutive AZ-GTi with 6 min subs..

Hopefully, the result will be worth posting..

 

Awesome job!  I've never tried a mosaic, but this is inspiring.  I might have to give it a shot.



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Posted 26 September 2019 - 02:12 AM

Well.. It worked but I framed the left-bottom pane not exactly right. Need one more pane.

Not too bad considering my Bortle 9 skies.

 

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Posted 26 September 2019 - 01:22 PM

General mosaic question - process each stack and then align or stack-align then process?  I want to learn this.  

 

Trying to figure out how to do it in Maxim DL.

 

Tim



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Posted 26 September 2019 - 01:59 PM

stack each sequence separately then combine into mosaic.

 

 

General mosaic question - process each stack and then align or stack-align then process?  I want to learn this.  

 

Trying to figure out how to do it in Maxim DL.

 

Tim




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