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Data added to LBN 999

Started by tvdavis, 02/04/2005 07:45PM
Posted 02/04/2005 07:45PM | Edited 02/04/2005 08:39PM Opening Post
Hi Everyone,

First let me thank you for kind comments regarding my recent image posted as LBN999. I have obtained more RGB data and reprocessed the image. My total image time is now 12.25 hours!!! Here's the breakdown:

(HaR)RGB (525,60):50:50:50 minutes. The RGB data was binned x 2.

The color is brighter and the color noise better suppressed. I think I maxed out the imaging time. What I need now is that BRC-300 for larger aperture!!!

Cheers,

Tom Davis
Inkom, ID


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Posted 02/05/2005 05:32AM #1
hi,

One heck of a job on this very dim object. I think it's a great image.

Clear skies,

Larry Citro
Posted 02/05/2005 07:34AM #2
I can't get over what a beautiful object that you've found there, Tom.
It's got just about everything: emission nebulae, reflection nebulae, strong dust lanes, and stunning gaseous shapes. This reworked image is noticeably better, too. Many thanks for pulling my coat to this object.

dan kowall
Posted 02/06/2005 08:12AM #3
Amazing detail Thomas!
Looks like quite a difficult target, and you've managed to get it in all it's glory!


Thank you!

Ivan Gastaldo 8)
Coconut Creek, FL

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Posted 02/06/2005 08:17AM #4
Very impressive Tom! A relly weird field too.

Best,

Jose Suro
Tierra Verde, Florida