Jump to content

sgl_imaging_challenge_2021_annual.thumb.jpg.3fc34f695a81b16210333189a3162ac7.jpg

My first Deep Sky photo: Orion M42


luis
 Share

Recommended Posts

Hi astropeople,

This was my first Deep Sky photo: Orion M42 (shoot from my window in the city )

I shoot with 550D in prime focus on the focuser of my ED120/900

1 single shoot jpeg with 26seg

ISO 400

No filters.

Mount: CG5 GT with no guiding

24758115.jpg

88823091.jpg

Link to comment
Share on other sites

A good start as Russ said, the core has come out very well. See how far you can push the exposure time, and take as many of them as you can. Also, I'd suggest capturing in raw, rather than jpg as you'll capture a lot more detail.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

  • 2 weeks later...

Wow, I would just be happy to see it like that... I'm researching eps at the mo but I'm not sure even with a big purchase my scope will be capable of viewing such wonders?

Oh well, little steps I suppose, when I have learnt more and mastered my eq mount I shall upgrade.

Great thing about this hobby is that there is plenty of 'scope' for that! Great pics!

Link to comment
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
 Share

  • Recently Browsing   0 members

    • No registered users viewing this page.
×
×
  • Create New...

Important Information

We have placed cookies on your device to help make this website better. You can adjust your cookie settings, otherwise we'll assume you're okay to continue. By using this site, you agree to our Terms of Use.