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    Default The Helix Nebula (NGC 7293) - 50 minutes



    I revisited this data from October. Combination of frames taken at 300, 600 and 1200s. Taken with the Atik 383.

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    Default Re: The Helix Nebula (NGC 7293) - 50 minutes

    Dang,that is beautiful John!

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    Default Re: The Helix Nebula (NGC 7293) - 50 minutes

    Very nice reprocess, John...
    Nice colors.
    Heard the weatherman note tonight that 14 of the last 22 days have had rain...
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    Default Re: The Helix Nebula (NGC 7293) - 50 minutes

    That's a real beauty, John!
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    Default Re: The Helix Nebula (NGC 7293) - 50 minutes

    Beautiful John, some faint nebulosity coming through too. Very nice indeed.

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    Awesome! Well done, John!
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    Default Re: The Helix Nebula (NGC 7293) - 50 minutes

    The nebula comes through quite nicely.

    You may want to touch up the "ring effect" on the stars within the nebula. A minor detail, of course. I often get that problem in StarTools if I am too aggressive with DECON.

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    Default Re: The Helix Nebula (NGC 7293) - 50 minutes

    Looks great John - thanks for the share.
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    So cool, love it

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    Very good!

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