The HorseHead with Canon 60Da

Here is a recent effort on the Hourse Head Nebula. Click on the  image to see a zoomed in view.
Object The Horse Head Nebula RA 5:41:00 Dec -2:27:00
Exposure 75 minutes (15 X 5 Minutes)
ISO 1600
Camera Canon 60Da DSLR
Optics 200mm SkyWatcher f/5 Newtonian reflector with a Paracorr coma corrector for a total focal length of 1150mm

SCO, St. Croix, Nova Scotia


Calibration, stacking, DDP and initial microcurves in Images Plus . Masked noise reduction , sharpening and contrast enhancement applied in Images plus 5. Image binned and cropped for web display. Final noise reduction and local contrast enhancement in Paint Shop Pro and Noise Ninja.

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