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.

  • Announcements

    sgl_imaging_challenge_banner_widefield.jpg.36065d79cb2625eb299137a5b4432c96.jpg

Rodd

M78 Lum

Recommended Posts

Rodd    2,234

I was going to wait to post until I had a full image--but its looking like that won't happen EVER.  The clouds are a permanent fixture. This target is a sort of nemeses for me.  This image has 8 hours of 10 min subs with the Tvnp101is at f4.3.  It was just a pot of soup until finally some details in the background clouds started showing up.  Don't know if its my LP, or the target itself.  I did shoot many of the subs in the most light polluted region of my sky.  This image will have to wait till next year to get finished.  I am starting to see some potential in it. From now on I must shoot when it rises into the darker part of the heavens.

Lum-47invert.thumb.jpg.7726664276c0a7c59c95dd53da149e6a.jpg

  • Like 11

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
gnomus    2,826

Very nice Rodd.

Edited by gnomus

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Davey-T    9,628

Looking good Rodd, join the club, I've got countless unfinished projects that I try to add a bit to every year :grin:

Dave

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Rodd    2,234
33 minutes ago, gnomus said:

Very nice Rodd.

Thanks gnomus

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Rodd    2,234
23 minutes ago, Davey-T said:

Looking good Rodd, join the club, I've got countless unfinished projects that I try to add a bit to every year :grin:

Dave

Thanks Dave.  I just have to remember to shoot my flats before I wait too long.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Barry-Wilson    1,976

Well framed Rodd and balanced processing :thumbsup:.  This will look great when you can capture the RGB, maybe some Ha too.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Rodd    2,234
4 minutes ago, Barry-Wilson said:

Well framed Rodd and balanced processing :thumbsup:.  This will look great when you can capture the RGB, maybe some Ha too.

Thanks Barry--Looking forward to it.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Rodd    2,234

Thanks Paddy.  Its amazing how fast the heavens spin for us.  It seems as though Orion was just high in the sky.  Between the Moon and the clouds, it is a wonder how I finish any image. 

Rodd

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now


  • Recently Browsing   0 members

    No registered users viewing this page.

×