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Omega a.k.a. "The Swan" Nebula, 


            Chad Andrist

Omega a.k.a. "The Swan" Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Vixen R200ss

Imaging camera:Canon 60D Hap Griffin modified


Software:DSSStarToolsPhotoshop CS5

Filter:Hutech IDAS 2" LPS-P2

Resolution: 1035x823

Dates:May 27, 2014

Frames: 15x60"

Integration: 0.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 28.30 days

Avg. Moon phase: 1.72% job: 553274

Locations: Bong Recreational State Park, Burlington, Wisconsin, United States

Data source: Traveller


First imaging run with my new mount and LPR filter. Shooting through heavy LP from Chicagoland region to the south.

Not sure why it looks so brownish on Astrobin, my TIF, and JPEGS show vibrant reds.



Chad Andrist
License: None (All rights reserved)


Omega a.k.a. "The Swan" Nebula, 


            Chad Andrist