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Contains:  IC 435, NGC 2024, NGC 2023, Horsehead nebula, IC 434, IC 432, IC 431, The star Alnitak (ζOri), The star σOri
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Flame and Horsehead region from 12-17-18, 





    
        

            Scotty Bishop

Flame and Horsehead region from 12-17-18

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:TMB Optical TMB92SS

Imaging camera:Pentax K-5

Guiding telescope or lens:Astromania 50mm Guide Scope

Guiding camera:MGEN II

Software:Adobe Phosotshop CS6

Accessory:Astro-Tech AT2FF Field Flattener

Resolution: 4336x2633

Dates:Dec. 17, 2018

Frames: 30x180"

Integration: 1.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 9.26 days

Avg. Moon phase: 69.46%

Astrometry.net job: 2449752

Data source: Backyard

Description

Here was another one I decided to image with the moon up there blasting away. You take what you can get when clear nights are few and far between. I had my K5 astro modded.

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Scotty Bishop
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B

After some CC on CN I ran a cooling filter to push the colors back to the blue side in Photoshop.

C

Worked a little more on white balance.

D

slight tweak of the green channel

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Flame and Horsehead region from 12-17-18, 





    
        

            Scotty Bishop

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