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by Forum_2016
09 Dec 2018, 17:41
Forum: Images, research, events
Topic: Swan and Fishtail in Omega Neb
Replies: 3
Views: 138

Re: Swan and Fishtail in Omega Neb

Many thanks for the feedback..Mosaic would be a new attempt for me..Maybe I will try that..
by Forum_2016
09 Dec 2018, 17:41
Forum: Images, research, events
Topic: Swan and Fishtail in Omega Neb
Replies: 3
Views: 138

Re: Swan and Fishtail in Omega Neb

Hello, at the bottom of the image it's partially visible the other part of the nebula (arc shape), which is visible in this image:
https://hughsblog.wordpress.com/2013...-omega-nebula/
Maybe you could do a mosaic.
P.S. in the second image the blue channel is too weak.
by Forum_2016
09 Dec 2018, 17:40
Forum: Images, research, events
Topic: Swan and Fishtail in Omega Neb
Replies: 3
Views: 138

Re: Swan and Fishtail in Omega Neb

Replying to my own efforts here...going with this image as best I can do this time around.. thx

Charles
by Forum_2016
09 Dec 2018, 17:40
Forum: Images, research, events
Topic: Swan and Fishtail in Omega Neb
Replies: 3
Views: 138

Swan and Fishtail in Omega Neb

So I always thought the Swan was the whole thing..But my pictures show the Swan as the head of the fish tale, roughly proportioned. Is that right?
by Forum_2016
09 Dec 2018, 17:36
Forum: Images, research, events
Topic: New Observatory and first light images
Replies: 4
Views: 154

Re: New Observatory and first light images

Congratulations and beautiful pictures.
CMH
by Forum_2016
09 Dec 2018, 17:36
Forum: Images, research, events
Topic: New Observatory and first light images
Replies: 4
Views: 154

Re: New Observatory and first light images

Hi Mike, those images are very sweet. I like the combination of the UK based equipment - not one I've seen before but it works very well indeed. Excellent image processing as well.

John
by Forum_2016
09 Dec 2018, 17:36
Forum: Images, research, events
Topic: New Observatory and first light images
Replies: 4
Views: 154

Re: New Observatory and first light images

Cheers Ken, Astroart is the only CCD mother I've known :D
Mike
by Forum_2016
09 Dec 2018, 17:36
Forum: Images, research, events
Topic: New Observatory and first light images
Replies: 4
Views: 154

Re: New Observatory and first light images

Mike,
Good to see your images here.
I agree, I think AA5 punches well above its weight.
by Forum_2016
09 Dec 2018, 17:35
Forum: Images, research, events
Topic: New Observatory and first light images
Replies: 4
Views: 154

New Observatory and first light images

I recently completed a new observatory and have had time to take three images, all acquired, calibrated and preprocessed using AA5 of course 8-) (Photoshop for post processing also) I upgraded to the latest AA5 camera control interface too and wow, the new dither guide and multitasking works perfect...
by Forum_2016
09 Dec 2018, 17:32
Forum: Images, research, events
Topic: Supernova in UGC 11635 discovered with a script
Replies: 0
Views: 136

Supernova in UGC 11635 discovered with a script

Hello all, V. Tinella just reported me that last month he discovered a supernova (see: http://www.astronomerstelegram.org/?read=9018 ) using an Astroart script. The script is currently taking 400-500 images, sorted using the "shortest path" command, then they are inspected the following morning with...