Viel Nebula - the whole thing, 



    
        

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Viel Nebula - the whole thing

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Celestron C8 XLT
Imaging Cameras
Canon EOS 450D / Rebel XSi / Kiss X2
Mounts
CGEM
Software
photoshop · Noel Carboni's Astro Tools for PhotoShop
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
ED80

Acquisition details

Dates:
Oct. 22, 2012
Frames:
48×360(4h 48′)
Integration:
4h 48′
Avg. Moon age:
7.75 days
Avg. Moon phase:
53.90%

Resolution: 620x409

File size: 298.9 KB

Description

Veil Nebula in Cygnus (entire structure widefield)

32 exposures 6 min @ ISO1600 + 12 exp 1 min @ ISO 1600 for star color

Imaging lens = Canon 75-300mm zoom lens mounted on homemade cradle and finder scope adapter

Imaging cam = Canon 450D xsi full spectrum mod with clip in Astronomiks CCD-CL filter

Mount = CGEM

Guide scope = Celestron C8xlt

Guide cam = Meade DSI osc

Focus and capture = Backyard EOS

Stacked in DSS

Proccessing = PS CS5, Noels tools

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Viel Nebula - the whole thing, 



    
        

            joelschmid