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davedownsouth

Heart Nebula - IC1805 in Narrowband

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Here is the Heart Nebula (IC1805) taken in using my William Optics Star 71 f/4.9 refractor, Atik One 6.0 with Baader NB filters. 

Ha on Friday 2/10/2015 - 8 x 15 minutes. 

OIII on Saturday 3/10/2015 - 7 x 20 minutes. 

SII on Friday 9/10/2015 - 8 x 20 minutes.  All binned 1x1. 

All processing done using PI.  For some reason I am struggling to get PI to work with batch processing, so no Bias or Flats applied, and it is very clear from the image that it needs the Bias applying, so I hope that at some time I can work out what I am doing wrong and reprocess :confused:.

Attached is an image and as I have just tried using Astrobin for the first time, also a link to that.

All comments welcome :)

http://www.astrobin.com/218344/0/

Heart%20Final_zpsqlj8hyic.jpg

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I like the colours you have in this - It's looking good. I think though it could do with a little selective sharpening. There's some areas that will really pop with a bit of a high pass which will make a big difference to the overall picture in my opinion.

Hope that helps.

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