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    Default Comet Catalina from NYE redux



    Well thanks to new gear and of course the cloudy sky curse which is stopping me from capturing Catalina's beautiful convergence with the Pinwheel in the morning I decided to redo Catalina from NYE. I used flats this time to remove lots of gradient in the first one. I also removed a few lights that had a tree branch in them that I accidentally used in the first draft.The colors came out more even as well. This is more along the lines of what I wanted to end up with on my first posts of it. I rushed it a bit from being so exited capturing it. Man do I love these babies! Let me know what you think.
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    Default Re: Comet Catalina from NYE redux

    Really gorgeous Chris! A wonderful green glowy nugget with a pair of fine tails. Fine work sir!
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    Default Re: Comet Catalina from NYE redux

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    Really gorgeous Chris! A wonderful green glowy nugget with a pair of fine tails. Fine work sir!
    Many thanks Bryan and thank you and all the Mods here on AF for choosing my picture for December's solar system pic. Quite the honor sir!
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    Default Re: Comet Catalina from NYE redux

    Very nice...
    Looks like a pair of antennae...
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