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Some firsts for me - NGC 2024

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A few 'firsts' for me here:-

  • First ever RGB image
  • First ever image processed in Pixinsight - all thanks to HarrysAstroShed tutorials
  • First 'proper' use of ASI 1600MM-C with Mini EFW
  • First image through the OpticStar 127mm Apo

R,G and B - 30 subs each @8 seconds with ASI1600MM-C set to unit gain, offset 21 and @-20C

I have a lot to learn :help: (many more tutorials on Harry's site, the LightVortex site and also Warren Keller's book) - but its a start.

Now - How do I get my luminance image (60 subs - other settings as above)  incorporated :icon_biggrin:

Next time I'll get the framing correct to get the Horsehead too:blush:

Neil

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Nice first result. To incorporate luminance, have you tried LRGB combination in PI? Somehow seems like the logical place to start. :wink:

To reduce noise in the background, Keller's multiscale Transformation method works great, so does TGVDenoise on just L in L*a*b mode

Thanks for sharing

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3 minutes ago, wimvb said:

Nice first result. To incorporate luminance, have you tried LRGB combination in PI? Somehow seems like the logical place to start. :wink:

To reduce noise in the background, Keller's multiscale Transformation method works great, so does TGVDenoise on just L in L*a*b mode

Thanks for sharing

Thanks for the tips.

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