M78 in Orion
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M78, ngc2071 and a piece
of Barnard's Loop. 26 ten minute subs over two nights in January.
the sky was only 5/10 and transparency the same with some wind.
The H alpha clouds that are everywhere in
the Orion complex are just beginning to show in the background
but will require a separate layer
next year .... the sky is closed right now.. Acquired, warm pix
conversion, stacking and color balance
with Nebulosity 2.0.10... Curves, saturation, star color, noise
ninja in Photoshop CS3.
Vixen ED80 at f7.5 with
Hapmod Canon 350, guided using PHD, DSI Pro on the 12 inch LX200