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First attempt at a Hubble image. Wizard Neb


Graham
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Managed to gather 7 hours of O111 last night to add to the HA and S11 I already captured this week.


 


This morning I began the steep learning curve in processing this lot into a tri coloured image.


 


After a lot of reading I decided to bite the bullet and have a go.


 


It took a lot of trial and error, mainly errors but I think I have begun to get some where close in achieving a half decent result.


 


Set up.


 


GT 81


SXV - H9


SX filter wheel


Pier mounted belt modded NEQ6


Captured in Maxim


Guiding in PHD using a Loadstar and OAG


 


Stats.


 


HA - 7 hours of 1200 second subs.


O111 - 7 hours of 1200 second subs


S11 - 7 Hours of 1200 second subs


 


All subs stacked in Maxim


 


Aligned and combined in PS 6.


 


All comments tips and help welcomed and needed.


 


Click on image for full res.


 


WIZARD-NEB-INHUBBLE.jpg


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Very nice Graham, can't be easy!! Only comment I would make is that if you can darken the surrounding sky, the nebula contrast would be even better?? :)


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i was going to ask graham as you usually get magenta stars and background (not green)  but you answered that one :D  but still looks nice to me :D


better than my first attempt :lol:   well done


 


Sheila


 


if you want to send data i will have a go with it if you want :D


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Had another go at this tonight using the correct mapping.


I also used the suggested method from Noel.


To say I am more than a little pleased with the outcome is a slight under statement.


 


Again click on the image for full size.


 


TRUE-HUBBLE--WIZARD-NEB.jpg


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