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horsehead / Pferdekopf by reinders
 
well, three nights of exposures...

now I have corrected the correctors distance...
Keywords: TLAPO804, Nexstar, 80/400, IDAS, LPS, P-2, Lacerta, MGEN, orion, horsehead, CPC-1100-GPS

Image Stats
Celestron Equipment CPC 1100 GPS (XLT) Computerized Telescope Computer (11075-XLT)
Additional Equipment TLAPO804
Nexstar 80/400
IDAS LPS P-2
Lacerta MGEN
TS flattner
Camera CANON 450D(a)
Exposure Time ISO800 52x10min
Software Images Plus, Photoshop
Date/Time Taken 01.15.2012 20:24
Location Germany
Upload Date: 02.21.2012 15:19
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Rating: 0.00 (0 Vote(s))
File size: 686.0 KB

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smitht2ncc1701
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Join Date: 01.25.2011
Comments 10
 
I wish
As a sci-fi fan and amature astronomer...Ive always wanted to view this/pic this with my Nexstar 6SE. It has been hard and I have not done it yet but I cant wait to be able to say..I have seen the Horsehead Nebula with my own eyes. :) Great Pic! Qapla!
02.26.2012 22:48 Offline smitht2ncc1701
reinders
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Join Date: 10.30.2009
Comments 48
 
re: I wish
Hi smith!
For visual observation of the horsehead take a good H-beta filter (Lumicon or Astronomik, no other!) and a scope with more then 8" in diameter. With a dark clear sky and about f/6 to f/5 you will definetly have success. Using a 12"+ Dobson ist visually best!

Alex
02.27.2012 16:11 Offline reinders alex.reinders at gmx.de https://picasaweb.google.com/113128893346566537182/DeepSky?authuser=0&feat=directlink




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