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by AstroGeek
Sun Apr 05, 2020 3:00 pm
Forum: The Imager's Studio
Topic: Venus/Pleiades Conjunction
Replies: 5
Views: 673

Re: Venus/Pleiades Conjunction

Thanks an awesome shot - you even caught the Venus Flares!!
by AstroGeek
Tue Mar 31, 2020 12:51 pm
Forum: Galileo's Gabfest
Topic: NEAF Virtual Experience
Replies: 2
Views: 439

Re: NEAF Virtual Experience

Thanks, Paul - I forgot about this. I will definitely be tuning in and hopefully the expo will go on later this year.
by AstroGeek
Mon Mar 30, 2020 4:06 pm
Forum: The Imager's Studio
Topic: Spiral Galaxy M100
Replies: 9
Views: 1212

Re: Spiral Galaxy M100

DOH!!!!!
I see it now!!!!
I was looking at the end of the stick rather than inside the lollipop.

:oops:
by AstroGeek
Mon Mar 30, 2020 4:04 pm
Forum: The Imager's Studio
Topic: Spiral Galaxy M100
Replies: 9
Views: 1212

Re: Spiral Galaxy M100

Thank you for the kind remarks!! Paul, I appreciate you taking the time to label some of the background galaxies. I can see, however, a few more galaxies lurking that did not make the label-worthy cut. I did not know there was a quasar in the field. I see you identified one, but I can't detect it wi...
by AstroGeek
Sun Mar 29, 2020 5:26 pm
Forum: The Imager's Studio
Topic: Spiral Galaxy M100
Replies: 9
Views: 1212

Spiral Galaxy M100

Image taken over two nights. First night was 48 x 5-minute exposures in Luminance. Second night I collected color info with 12 x 5-minute exposures with red, green, and blue filters. LOTS of time was put into processing using DeepSky Stacker and Photoshop. Celestron 11" SCT @ 2800mm focal length, SB...
by AstroGeek
Sat Mar 28, 2020 4:01 pm
Forum: The Imager's Studio
Topic: Leo Triplet
Replies: 6
Views: 657

Re: Leo Triplet

Wow, Roger!! Great job tracking and processing. What's your next target?
by AstroGeek
Wed Mar 18, 2020 10:59 am
Forum: The Imager's Studio
Topic: Moon, Jupiter and Mars
Replies: 4
Views: 580

Re: Moon, Jupiter and Mars

Nice shot. I was awake. I knew it was in progress. But warm bed won out.
by AstroGeek
Thu Feb 27, 2020 8:51 pm
Forum: The Imager's Studio
Topic: M97 - The Owl Nebula
Replies: 7
Views: 835

Re: M97 - The Owl Nebula

Thank you for the positive reviews. I plan on becoming more active in astro-imaging in the coming months. Always willing to share knowledge or host visitors.

Steve
by AstroGeek
Sun Feb 23, 2020 4:11 pm
Forum: The Imager's Studio
Topic: M97 - The Owl Nebula
Replies: 7
Views: 835

M97 - The Owl Nebula

Shot this image over two recent clear nights.
Celestron HD EDGE 11" SCT, SBIG STT-8300 CCD, LUMINANCE 24 x 5min exposures, RGB each 15 x 5 min exposures
Processed with DeepSky Stacker and Photoshop
OWL NEBULA M97.png
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by AstroGeek
Thu Jan 23, 2020 2:07 pm
Forum: The Imager's Studio
Topic: Comet C/2017 T2
Replies: 4
Views: 702

Re: Comet C/2017 T2

Nice work, Mark.
It will be passing by the Double Cluster this weekend, but it looks to be cloudy throughout.
Steve