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Thor’s Helmet ( NGC 2359 ) 

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( NGC 2359 - Thor’s Helmet )  ( please click / tap on image to see larger and without compression artefacts ( and double click on that image if you what to see it as I posted it ! ) )

 

Summary:

An HDR image that captures as much of the faint detail in the nebula as I can whilst also attempting to show the “true” colours of the stars ( without burnt out highlights ).

Nikon D5300 ( unmodified ), taken 18/19 Jan 2018, exposures ranging from 2s to 240s ( 116 x 240 sec + 5 each for other exposures )

 

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Like that a lot :)

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What a great vision that is. Indeed a beautiful sight.
Like a spread of Jewels.

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3 hours ago, Ant said:

Like that a lot :)

 

2 hours ago, barkis said:

What a great vision that is. Indeed a beautiful sight.
Like a spread of Jewels.

Thanks guys, that is very king of you.

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