M-8 and M-20
with Vixen ED80
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a larger file..
a little tight for the 600mm
FL, but it fits, and has that nice star cloud as a spacer..
acquired, processed with
massive bad pixel removal, flat calibrated, de-mosaic, and stacked
using std. deviation in Nebulosity, no darks.
almost all post processing in Nebulosity: color correction, curves,
scaling, color scaling, levels.
A little final color balance and a run of Ninja in PSCS3 before
24 x 300 seconds - Vixen
ED80 at f7.5 (no corrector) riding on my Meade Classic LX200 12
inch, Hap mod 350d,
guided by PHD, DSI Pro on the 12 inch at f5.8 --- sky fair, a
bit of haze, and well past the meridian....into the fog..