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    Default Some Galaxies...



    These are from the 8th (same evening as my M1 image).

    Man, galaxies are a whole new world of hurt. While I was processing these, I could hear Jim Murphy in my ear, "Time on target, time on target."

    These would definitely benefit from some flats. I need to get that done.

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    Messier 33 in Triangulum:



    Messier 81 in Ursa Major:



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    I tried for NGC 2023 (Flame Nebula) in Orion, but I missed my FOV slightly and caught a horse quite by accident. I laughed out loud when I stretched it.

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    Default Re: Some Galaxies...

    You are making some serious inroads into this whole AP malarky!
    Nicely done my friend!
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    Default Re: Some Galaxies...

    Dang !
    You are really blowin my away here tonight Bryan.
    That Horse Head really jumps out at you ! :-)
    Very nice. You are on a roll Bryan!
    Cheers.
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    Dang and double dang!!!! You are climbing that hill and making fast progress, dude!!!

    “While I was processing these, I could hear Jim Murphy in my ear, "Time on target, time on target." “ I actually laughed out loud
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    Default Re: Some Galaxies...

    Looking good, Bryan!

    You are not getting a lot of Ha data, apparent in M33, M82 and the Horsehead, so a camera that is more sensitive to it may be in your future.

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    Default Re: Some Galaxies...

    Those are very good Bryan. Great work.
    Like the Horse - come by and I'll show you how I star hop with a camera
    Some nights I'm on and others I just don't talk about.
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    you are unstable now. i think you are just few captures away from M40 photo award.
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    Quote Originally Posted by KathyNS View Post
    Looking good, Bryan!

    You are not getting a lot of Ha data, apparent in M33, M82 and the Horsehead, so a camera that is more sensitive to it may be in your future.
    OK Kathy, I've got to ask.... with Bryan's SV102 what cameras fit the bill?
    Just asking for a friend, don't pay any attention to my Sig line.....
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    Default Re: Some Galaxies...

    Quote Originally Posted by sketrip View Post
    OK Kathy, I've got to ask.... with Bryan's SV102 what cameras fit the bill?
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    "For a friend"? Ri-i-i-ight!

    I am quite happy with my Atik 383L+. OTOH, it has a 67% bigger sensor, so it doesn't get the same image scale as Bryan's ASI.

    Actually, I am a bit surprised at the lack of Ha in Bryan's images. Any astro camera should be sensitive to it.
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    Default Re: Some Galaxies...

    Awesome! Well done, Bryan!
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