Taken 1-Dec-10
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Dimensions3300 x 2194
Original file size7.05 MB
Image typeJPEG
Color spaceUncalibrated
Date modified1-Dec-10 22:51
NGC 281 - The Pacman Nebula

NGC 281 - The Pacman Nebula

This is my first light image with my new 10" F4.7 Newtonian. It is also my first real attempt with my self modded XSI. As you can see the modification really helps out with the red emission nebula! This was shot at a dark site about an hour outside of Nashville.

Taken on 11-9-10
Orion 10" F4.7 Newt. with Baader MPCC
modded XSI and IDAS LPS filter
guided with st-80 and PHD riding on an Atlas EQ-G

23 x 5min (1hr 55min) ISO 1600
stacked in DSS and finished in PS4