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by Ian Papworth
Tue Apr 21, 2020 5:13 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Messier 51
Replies: 2
Views: 736

Messier 51

Image of Messier 51 captured last Wednesday night. Image was captured using an Altair hypercam 183c pro and skywatcher 150p. This is 60 x 120 second exposures stacked.
by Ian Papworth
Wed Jul 24, 2019 8:50 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: NGC 7023 The Iris nebula
Replies: 1
Views: 1552

NGC 7023 The Iris nebula

Image of the Iris nebula captured Monday night. Image is 40 x 120 sec exposures stacked in DSS and processed in Pixinsight using the hypercam 183c pro and skywatcher 150p.
by Ian Papworth
Thu Jul 11, 2019 8:36 am
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Eastern Veil
Replies: 3
Views: 1886

Re: Eastern Veil

A bit more work on the image to try an bring out some more fainter portions.
by Ian Papworth
Tue Jul 09, 2019 8:40 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Eastern Veil
Replies: 3
Views: 1886

Re: Eastern Veil

Many thanks Cliff.
by Ian Papworth
Tue Jul 09, 2019 8:39 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Albireo
Replies: 1
Views: 1508

Albireo

Another image from Friday night, Albireo using Altair hypercam 183c pro and skywatcher 150p.
by Ian Papworth
Tue Jul 09, 2019 11:08 am
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Messier 27
Replies: 1
Views: 846

Messier 27

Image of Messier 27 captured Friday night, image is 40 x 60 sec exposures using Altair hypercam 183c pro and skywatcher 150p. Images stacked in DSS and processed in Pixinsight.
by Ian Papworth
Mon Jul 08, 2019 7:19 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Eastern Veil
Replies: 3
Views: 1886

Eastern Veil

Image I captured of the Eastern portion of the Veil nebula. Image is 40 x120 sec exposures stacked in DSS and processed in Pixinsight. Images captured using Altair hypercam 183c and Skywatcher 150p.
by Ian Papworth
Fri Jul 05, 2019 5:43 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: NGC 6888 The Crescent nebula
Replies: 1
Views: 726

NGC 6888 The Crescent nebula

An image of NGC 6888 The Crescent nebula captured Wednesday night using an Altair Hypercam 183c pro and skywatcher 150p. Image is 50 x 120 sec exposures stacked in DSS with dark, flat and dark flat calibration frames added and processed in Pixinsight
by Ian Papworth
Sun May 26, 2019 6:19 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: NGC 6960 The Western Veil
Replies: 3
Views: 1491

Re: NGC 6960 The Western Veil

Thanks both of you. I agree Skyhawk you don't need to spend thousands on top notch kit to enjoy imaging.
by Ian Papworth
Fri May 24, 2019 5:28 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: NGC 6960 The Western Veil
Replies: 3
Views: 1491

NGC 6960 The Western Veil

Image of NGC 6960 The Western Veil (Witches Broom). Image captured a couple of nights ago using an Altair hypercam 183c pro and Skywatcher 150p on EQ3-2 mount guided using asi120mm and phd2 and processed in Pixinsight. Image is 65 x 120sec exposures stacked in DSS.
by Ian Papworth
Sat May 11, 2019 5:38 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Messier 3
Replies: 1
Views: 834

Messier 3

Image of Messier 3 captured recently with Altair Hypercam 183c pro and Skywatcher 150p. Image is 30 x 60 sec exposures stacked in DSS and processed in Pixinsight
by Ian Papworth
Sat Apr 27, 2019 5:33 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Messier 13 again
Replies: 3
Views: 1234

Re: Messier 13 again

Thanks Bob, you are too kind.
by Ian Papworth
Sat Apr 27, 2019 6:54 am
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Messier 13 again
Replies: 3
Views: 1234

Messier 13 again

Here is another attempt at M13 captured Thursday night, this is 2 hours worth of data using an Altair hypercam 183c pro and Skywatcher 150p on EQ3-2 mount guided using asi120mm and phd2. Images stacked in DSS and processed in Pixinsight
by Ian Papworth
Thu Apr 18, 2019 8:58 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: NGC4631 The Whale galaxy
Replies: 0
Views: 1044

NGC4631 The Whale galaxy

Here are my images of NGC4631 The Whale galaxy, image captured with usual set up.
by Ian Papworth
Thu Apr 18, 2019 6:34 am
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Messier 13
Replies: 2
Views: 972

Re: Messier 13

Thanks Bob, with M13 being so dominant in the FOV the 2 galaxies tend to get overlooked and sadly processed out of the image.