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    Default Well, it's Andromeda's season!



    Hello!
    Andromeda- first try on 2013-captured on 4th, 5th and 6th of August. Frames: 20x120"+ 25x180"+ 13x420"+ 10x600" -ISO 400 and 20x180" ISO 800. Canon 400D, TS ED80(doublet= some blue/violet halo around brighter stars)+0.8x FR/FF. If weather allow me, I'll try with newt 150/750, too.
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    Default Re: Well, it's Andromeda's season!

    Lookin' pretty good Marius!
    This used to be a great place to hang out but now it is not safe here anymore.

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    Default Re: Well, it's Andromeda's season!

    Hello Marius. A nice set of M31 Andromeda Galaxy images from you. It is hard to choose, as version one seems to be a little more contrasty, but version two seems to show more detail. However, to me, they are both very nice captures from you. Thanks for sharing your great pictures with us, and best of regards.
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    Default Re: Well, it's Andromeda's season!

    Hi Marius,

    Superb images. I like the second one better.

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    Default Re: Well, it's Andromeda's season!

    I never tire of looking at great shots of the Andromeda Galaxy.
    Nice work

    I really like the effect of all those foreground stars in the Milky Way - diamond dust !
    No doubt the Universe is unfolding as it should...

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    Default Re: Well, it's Andromeda's season!

    Absolutely stunning! Great work!

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    Default Re: Well, it's Andromeda's season!

    Very nice Marius! I prefer the first one. The galaxy is quite similar in both but it's the bluish stars in the second one that doesn't appear quite right.

    The details are astonishing in both.

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    Default Re: Well, it's Andromeda's season!

    OH! AH! Very pretty! Imagine that! We are looking at billions and billions and billions of stars! Each with there own planets and moons. Look at the incredible moons and planets in our system, then think of billions of them! Thanks for the inspiring picture! (I like number one)

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    Very nice m31! You have captured some great details! Hard decision between the two, they both have features I like.

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    Default Re: Well, it's Andromeda's season!

    Excellent! Much to choose from... There are things I like about both approaches.
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