Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cepheus (Cep)  ·  Contains:  IC 1396  ·  The star Garnet Star (μCep)
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IC1396 and the Elephant's Trunk Nebula [Narrowband Bi-color Ha/OIII], 



    
        

            Nicolas Kizilian
IC1396 and the Elephant's Trunk Nebula [Narrowband Bi-color Ha/OIII]
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IC1396 and the Elephant's Trunk Nebula [Narrowband Bi-color Ha/OIII]

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IC1396 and the Elephant's Trunk Nebula [Narrowband Bi-color Ha/OIII], 



    
        

            Nicolas Kizilian
IC1396 and the Elephant's Trunk Nebula [Narrowband Bi-color Ha/OIII]
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IC1396 and the Elephant's Trunk Nebula [Narrowband Bi-color Ha/OIII]

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
William Optics Zenithstar 66
Imaging Cameras
Moravian G2-8300
Filters
astrodon Ha 5nm · Astrodon OIII 5nm
Accessories
William Optics flat 6
Software
Photoshop C6 · PixInsight 1.8 · PHD2 · Sequence Generator Pro
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
SkyWatcher Finder/Guider 9x50
Guiding Cameras
QHY5L-IIc

Acquisition details

Frames:
Astrodon OIII 5nm: 16x600" (2h 40')
astrodon Ha 5nm: 19x600" (3h 10') bin 1x1
Integration:
5h 50'

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1620866

RA center: 21h39m09s.8

DEC center: +57°2454

Pixel scale: 3.453 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -0.096 degrees

Field radius: 1.956 degrees

Resolution: 2460x3252

Description

Yes, this is a bicolor Ha/OIII image, not an SHO.

I'm working on a new technique to combine channels with Pixelmath in order to create an "SHO feeling" on bicolor images. Let me know what you think of it !

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    IC1396 and the Elephant's Trunk Nebula [Narrowband Bi-color Ha/OIII], 



    
        

            Nicolas Kizilian
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IC1396 and the Elephant's Trunk Nebula [Narrowband Bi-color Ha/OIII], 



    
        

            Nicolas Kizilian