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Inverted Christmas Tree, astromodification test, 



    
        

            Lukas Šalkauskas
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Inverted Christmas Tree, astromodification test

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Inverted Christmas Tree, astromodification test, 



    
        

            Lukas Šalkauskas
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Inverted Christmas Tree, astromodification test

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: William Optics Gran Turismo 71 APO

Imaging cameras: Nikon D5600a

Mounts: IOptron CEM25P

Focal reducers: Willim Optics FLAT6AIII - 0.8X

Software: PixInsight

Filters: Optolong L-Pro 2"


Dates:Feb. 6, 2021

Frames: 40x120" (1h 20')

Integration: 1h 20'

Avg. Moon age: 24.03 days

Avg. Moon phase: 30.55%


Astrometry.net job: 4215196

RA center: 6h 40' 33"

DEC center: +9° 10' 20"

Pixel scale: 2.402 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -18.005 degrees

Field radius: 1.680 degrees


Resolution: 3730x3393

Data source: Backyard

Description

I've just astromodified my nikon, this is first image I've got.
It was extremely cold -21(and more), camera, batteries and my fingers was not holding well. But I'm happy with the initial result, it really feels that it collects way more data in shorter time.

Processing done in PixInsight:
- Weighted Batch Preprocessing
- Dynamic Crop
- Fast Rotation
- Automatic Background Extraction division
- Automatic Background Extraction subtraction
- Photometric Color Calibration
- Histogram Transformation
- TVG Denoise
- MMT
- Curves Transformation
- Color Saturation to my taste
- Dark Structure Enhance
- ICC Profile Transformation
- Signature

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Inverted Christmas Tree, astromodification test, 



    
        

            Lukas Šalkauskas