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


            Chad Andrist

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

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Vixen R200ss

Imaging cameras: Canon 60D Hap Griffin modified

Mounts: CGE

Software: DSS  ·  StarTools  ·  Photoshop CS5

Filters: Hutech IDAS 2" LPS-P2

Dates:May 27, 2014

Frames: 15x60" (15')

Integration: 15'

Avg. Moon age: 28.30 days

Avg. Moon phase: 1.72%

Basic astrometry details job: 553274

Resolution: 620x493

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.



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


            Chad Andrist