Jump to content

Stargazers Lounge Uses Cookies

Like most websites, SGL uses cookies in order to deliver a secure, personalised service, to provide social media functions and to analyse our traffic. Continued use of SGL indicates your acceptance of our cookie policy.

Davide Simonetti

Ring Nebula Reprocessed

Recommended Posts

This is a reprocessing of data taken on 1st August 2015 in order to try out, learn to use, and see if Maxim DL is any better than Nebulosity. It's hard to say for sure which is the best at this stage as both have their pros and cons but I quite like the result of this test on a nice easy target.


post-33955-0-86049500-1439880367_thumb.j


17 x 4 minute subs at 800 ISO

  9 x dark frames

11 x flat frames

24 x bias/offset frames


Post processed in Photoshop

  • Like 3

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Beautiful . I'm a newbie and wish to reach your level someday [emoji7]

Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk

  • Like 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Beautiful . I'm a newbie and wish to reach your level someday [emoji7]

Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk

Thanks for that. We all had to start from scratch and I still regard myself as something of a newbie too...especially when I see some of the amazing work on this site. All I can suggest is practice, practice, practice, and it won't be long before you start seeing results that you're pleased with. Best of luck and clear skies  :smiley:

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.


  • Recently Browsing   0 members

    No registered users viewing this page.

  • Similar Content

    • By GWalles
      This is currently a work in progress. Playing around with Photoshop CC to try and extract more detail from this image. This image is not as cropped as the others I have posted.
    • By alan4908
      My first attempt at M57.  I attempted to capture the extended halo by gathering some OIII and Ha data and then blending these into Blue and Red channels, respectively of an LRGB image.  The image below represents about 21 hours and was taken with my Esprit 150.
      Alan

      LIGHTS: L:13, R:13,G:8. B: 10 x 600s; Ha:13, OIII:14 x 1800s. DARKS:30, BIAS:100, FLATS:40 all at -20C.
    • By stepping beyond
      4 nights , too many clouds and I finally collected some quality data after trashing over half of it . Lrgb composite,  my rendition of the " Ring nebula" Track n stack   .  I've got to get a handle on this new software {Aip4win} It's still a work in progress increased 200% , I don't think it's too bad for my 1st Lrgb" Ring nebula."  It's a learning process for sure , The " All seeing eye" ! Now to figure out how to get all the stars into my lrgb image , I went TO  processing and they turned blue then over half  vanished. Help ? I rotated the lrgb after I blew it up and after I saw the stars disappear. asi174MM cooled/efw mini 5 pos -10c 20s lxd55 mount.


    • By Matteo
      The Ring Nebula 13/05/2018 01:39
      (2300 light years)
      GSO 0.20 m 
      Sky-Watcher NEQ-5 Pro SynScan mount
      QHY5L-IIC + IR cut filter / ASI 120MC + IR cut filter
      f: 1000 mm
      f/5
      Total exp: 25 min
      Combination of images obtained with the QHY5L-II and the new ASI 120MC (received from FLO) ?
      Matteo Vacca Milis, Italy http://vaccamatteo.weebly.com/ https://www.astrobin.com/users/matteovacca/

    • By RRT26
      Taken tonight via my SkyScanner 100 scope with a 6mm Expanse eyepiece. Night mode turned on my Samsung smartphone and images taken with it through the scope.



×
×
  • Create New...

Important Information

By using this site, you agree to our Terms of Use.