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My first serious go at a narrowband image taken over a few nights from my back garden in not-so-darkest North Staffs

Ha: 30 x 300s

OIII: 28 x 150s

R: 22 x 30s

G: 22 x 30s

B: 22 x 30s

(I also took a whole load of L lights but didn't use them in this versions - still feeling my way in to NB imaging)

RGB lights used for star colours only.

Calibration: Bias and flats, no darks (dithering)

Ha used for Luminace and Red channel

OIII used for Blue and Green channels

Equipment list in sig



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Is it allowed to add a new version - just had a go at reducing cyg 52 a touch...



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Still not sure if this is allowed in the rules, but I'm posting a newer version.  Just a levels change to bring some of the noise down, really.



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Nicer.  Especially the background sky colour.  But I'm not sure if you've lost some finer detail?


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Thanks, Chris.  You're probably right.  I've pulled back some of the details but not sure if it's acceptable to keep posting changes in this thread. 

Oh well, either I've already broken the rules or it's OK, so maybe one more...




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Very nice, final version is great! Just edit your first post and add only the finished version. 

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4 hours ago, tooth_dr said:

Very nice, final version is great! Just edit your first post and add only the finished version. 


I would edit my first post but I don't have the option for editing it.  I think there's a limit on how long after the post it can be edited.

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