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Orion Nebula With a Star Adventurer

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This is a recent edit of data I collected back in January. Image is taken with a Canon 450Da and Canon EF L 70-200mm f/2.8 lens sitting on a Sky-Watcher Star Adventurer. It’s quite a large crop from a 200mm frame. 25 x 3 min guided subs. Stacked in SiriL and processed in Photoshop. Image taken in Northumberland under Bortle 3 skies. 

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Would be interesting to see the full frame.

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I'll put it up when I'm home. It won't quite match as when I edited the above I did it from scratch after cropping the area of interest I wanted to concentrate on so the look and feel is different.

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On 21/05/2019 at 19:43, bobro said:

Would be interesting to see the full frame.

Here’s the full frame. 

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Quite lovely and the (candifloss) nebulosity is great.  Rotated left 90 degrees provides a view easier to appreciate on a computer screen. Makes me want to dig out the 135mm lens I purchased a while back to try a bit of wider field - but never got round to doing!

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Yeah, this is the version that was on my phone that I use for my screen wallpaper 😂

Was really pleased to get such a good result out of the Star Adventurer. 

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This looks amazing! Pushes me towards getting a star adventurer as my goto system seems to have a mind of it's own lately, it's amazing the difference tracking can make!

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Thanks a lot, love this frame of Orion and 3min subs at 200mm really is achievable with the Star Adventurer. 

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