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M45 and California Nebula 7-8 Jan 2021
« on: Jan 11, 2021, 15:00:05 »
Don't look too closely, the lens was only a tenner!
3h 20m Exposure 120s Gain 120(unity) Offset 4 Temperature -5C

Image date, time and location:   2021-01-07 Manche, France
Telescope aperture and focal ratio:   Pentax SMC 55mm f1.2 @f4
Camera and filters used:   ZWO ASI294MC Pro, Optolong L-eNhance 'dual band' filter
Processing applied:   PixInsight WBPP, EZProcessing scripts, PCC, Curves. DarkTable, IrfanView

We're all guinea pigs in the laboratory of life. Better a fluffy guinea pig than a lab rat!
¯\_(ツ)_/¯ (Gallic shrug :))

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Re: M45 and California Nebula 7-8 Jan 2021
« Reply #1 on: Jan 12, 2021, 11:40:22 »
I like it!

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Re: M45 and California Nebula 7-8 Jan 2021
« Reply #2 on: Jan 12, 2021, 11:40:59 »
Not bad for a tenner!

I love the wide field of view and especially all that dust.

The ASI294MC PRO - is that a recent acquisition?

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Re: M45 and California Nebula 7-8 Jan 2021
« Reply #3 on: Jan 28, 2021, 11:12:22 »
That's a nice wide field for a tenner !