Imaging telescope or lens: Explore Scientific PN-208/812 Carbon Fiber OTA
Imaging camera: ZWO ASI 1600MM Cool
Mount: SkyWatcher AZ-EQ5
Guiding telescope or lens: Solomark F50 50mm guidescope
Guiding camera: ToupTek ToupCam GCMOS01200KPB
Accessory: Explore Scientific HR Coma Corrector
ZWO Blue: 19x150" (gain: 150.00) -25C
ZWO Green: 79x150" (gain: 150.00) -25C
ZWO H-alpha 7nm: 22x300" (gain: 150.00) -25C
ZWO Luminance: 39x150" (gain: 150.00) -25C
ZWO Red: 52x150" (gain: 150.00) -25C
Integration: 9.7 hours
Avg. Moon age: 12.80 days
Avg. Moon phase: 91.53%
Astrometry.net job: 1572344
RA center: 210.786 degrees
DEC center: 54.366 degrees
Pixel scale: 0.919 arcsec/pixel
Orientation: 93.574 degrees
Field radius: 0.552 degrees
This was an abandoned project - the data was very flawed and I gave up trying to make it work. However, I've been without my mount for nearly a month, so I decided to come back to it and see if anything was worth salvaging. The jury is still out.
I was able to mix the hydrogen alpha in better, sharpen it slightly better and get the color balance better. It's a tad noisier, but I can live with that.
I did a little more noise reduction and gave the stars some more color.
Decreased hue saturation.
Reduced star sizes. Okay, I think this my last revision!
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