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Veil revisited

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Main image, light cropping and resized.


50% crop of segment.

This is the 2nd attempt I had at this. The previous one was with too short a focal length so I never got much detail.

Veil taken with EQ6 guided, Sigma 120-300 f/2.8 OS.

Canon 450D modified + Astronomik Ha 12nm filter. 14 subs of 4m each.

Canon 600D standard + Astronomik OIII 12nm filter. 15 subs of 4m each.

Main processing by PixInsight. Finishing touches in Photoshop Elements. Synthetic green channel via Noel Carboni's tools.

I know, I need more subs!

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WOW! That's wonderful :) Something for me to aim towards :) When we get a clear night here :rolleyes: Two cameras at once is an interesting idea :) Needs two telephoto lenses as well though. I have the two cameras ATM but only one lens though I have a few nice low bids in on ebay for lenses :D

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I only have one of those lenses, so I used the cameras one after each other. I also got some SII data after the above but not really enough before Cygnus flew out of view. Longer term I want to run multiple imagers in parallel, but that's far away and requires a huge pot of cash!

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Ah yes, the perennial problem - cash - or lack of it!

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