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The Horse Head Nebula in LRGB and Ha

Peter Shah

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Thank you all.... It was quite a difficult one  to do with the haze and flare from Alnitak, gradients all over the place....

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On 20/02/2021 at 22:51, red dwalf said:

WOW !!!!

the faint lines around the horse head are amazing, never seen them that detailed before.

It does have a faint glow....I always though this was an artefact from processing....its not

On 20/02/2021 at 22:53, Ibbo said:

Very nice.

thank you

21 hours ago, BAZ said:

That is just mesmerising, it's 3D,. You're getting the hang of this imaging lark now Peter!

doesn't seem to get any easier Martyn....just more complicated.....I do seem to be taking longer preparing the stack ready for processing now.

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thanks again everyone Ive done some more work on it enhancing  NGC2023...I knew there was more colour and detail in it....Ive also fixed a couple of halo artifacts


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I just found these pics from when I stripped down the scope and took off the coatings....


in pieces




The backlit showing the coatings nearly dissolved



Shiny new coatings



All back together



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