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    Default Adding two more Messiers to my collection



    M88 and M91 fit very well in my refractor's FOV, so I thought I should capture both at the same time while I wait for my reducer for my C11. The image contains about a dozen fainter galaxies, all part of the Virgo cluster of galaxies.

    This was 17x600s, flats, bias, and darks were applied. Imaged and pre-processed with Nebulosity, processed with StarTools and finished with PS.

    This week I experimented with PHD2's drift align feature. Cool little tool!

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    Default Re: Adding two more Messiers to my collection

    Nice image Paul! Good detail in both galaxies. Congrats on adding two more Messiers to your collection.
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    Default Re: Adding two more Messiers to my collection

    Very nice Paul!

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    Very nice indeed, Paul!
    The right hand one looks like a miniature Sunflower Galaxy... Nice details...
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    Nice! I wasn't familiar with this pairing.

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    Very nice Paul - You captured some nice internal details.
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    Awesome Paul. I love the colors.
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    Great detail and color Paul.

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    A great image, Paul - superb detail!

    Thanks for sharing.
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