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California Nebula by Chad AndristCalifornia Nebula - NGC 1499
Scope: FSQ106EDXIII, Camera: ASI1600MMC, Filters: Astrodon RGB/5nm Ha. Ha:40x300s, R: 44x30s, G: 44x30s, B: 44x30s. Total: 4.4 hours. Process: SGP, AP ASCOM, PHD, Pixinsight, PS CS5, Apr. 2018
Photo by: Chad Andrist

NGC 4565 - The Needle Galaxy by Chad AndristNGC 4565 - Caldwell 38 - The Needle Galaxy
Scope: TPO 8" RCT @ f/5.8, Camera: ZWO ASI1600MMC, Filters: Astrodon LRGB/ZWO EFW8. LRGB: Total 4.3 hours. Software: SGP, AP ASCOM, Pixinsight. Apr 2018
Photo by: Chad Andrist

Comet Hyakutake by John AsztalosComet Hyakutake
From Colorado. Taken on 3-25 (local time)- 1996. Tail going through Big Dipper. 35 mm lens @f/2.8. Ektachrome 1600, 4 min ex.
Mar. 1996
Photo: John Asztalos

M51 by Jeff KraehnkeM51
Scope: Stellarvue SVA130T on CGEMDX, Camera: QSI690-wsg8 using Astrodon LRGB L: 12x1min RGB: 7x10min TOTAL: 3.7 hours. Process: PixInsight & PS
Apr 2018
Photo by: Jeff Kraehnke

Moon by Russ BlankenburgMoon

A-Scope. Skyris 618M camera. 
Apr 2018
Photo by: Russ Blankenburg

Gemini widefield by Tamas KriskaGemini Region incl. M35
Modified Canon 60D DSLR, Rokinon 85mm lens, Fornax LighTrack II tracking mount. 3x6 min subs. Processing: Nebulosity and Photoshop.
Apr 2018
Photo by: Tamas Kriska

Moon by Chad AndristMoon
Scope: TPO 8" RCT @f/6, Camera: ZWO ASI1600MMC. LRGB, 60s each with Firecapture. Process: AutoStakkert!3, PS, and Lightroom.
Apr 2018
Photo by: Chad Andrist

Mars, Saturn, & M22 by Frank KenneyMars, Saturn, and M22

Remote from New Mexico. 15 sec narrowband OIII image.
Mar 2018
Photo by: Frank Kenney

M81 & M82 by Jeff KraehnkeM81 & M82
Scope: Stellarvue SVA130T f/5, Camera: QSI690-wsg8 with Astrodon filters, Ha/L: 10x10mins, RGB: 7x10mins. Total Integration 5.7 hours. Process: PixInsight & PS
Mar 2018

The Moon by Mike HendrenThe Moon
8" Celestron (M-Scope) in E-Shed. Skyris 618M camera. Processed in AutoStakkert.
Mar. 2018.
Photo by: Mike Hendren

Orion Nebula by Paul BorchardtOrion Nebula
Scope: C14 w/ HyperStar f/1.9 (F-Scope), Camera: Canon T3i DSLR modified, Filters: Astronomik Clip, Ha: 5x300s, OIII: 5x300s, and Hb: 5x300s. Total: 1.667 hrs. Process: BackyardEOS, Nebulosity, Pixinsight, and PS. Mar. 2018.
Photo by: Paul Borchardt

M81 / M82 by Chad AndristM81 and M82 - Bode's Galaxy & The Cigar Galaxy
Scope: Tak FSQ106EDXIII, Camera: ZWO ASI1600mmc. Red: 25x60s, Green: 25x60s, Blue: 25x60s, Ha: 40x120s, Total: 2.6 hours. Process: AP ASCOM, SGP 3, PHD 2.6, Pixinsight, CS5. Mar. 2018
Photo by: Chad Andrist

Waxing Moon by Chad AndristWaxing Moon
Scope: TPO 8" RCT w/ AP CCDT67 telecompressor @.71x, Camera: ZWO ASI1600MMC, Filters: Astrodon Tru-Balance E-series Gen II RGB. Process: Firecapture, AutoStakkert!3, Pixinsight, Photoshop CS5. Mar. 2018
Photo by: Chad Andrist

Zodiacal Light by John AsztalosZodiacal Light
From Colorado. ISO 800 Canon 6D, 24mm @ f/4 on driven mount. 2 X 30sec.
Mar. 2018
Photo: John Asztalos

Gemini Wide Field by Tom SchmidtkunzGemini Widefield - M35
From Harrington Beach. Canon DSLR with red sensitive chip, with L series 24-105 lens, shot at 105. 8 * 2 min. Processed with Nebulosity.
Mar. 2018
Photo by: Tom Schmidtkunz

Auriga Wide Field by Tom SchmidtkunzAuriga Widefield - M36, M37, and M38
From Harrington Beach. Canon DSLR with red sensitive chip, with L series 24-105 lens, shot at 105. 10 * 2 min. Processed with Nebulosity.
Mar. 2018
Photo by: Tom Schmidtkunz

NGC 2359 - Thor's Helmet by Joshua AcostaNGC 2359 - Thor's Helmet
Scope: TMB 130ss F5.6 with Astro Tec reducer, Camera: ZWO 1600MMC, Astrodon 5nm filters. 10 x 5min HA, 8 x 5min OIII, 6 x 5min SII. Processing: Deep Sky Stacker and PS. Mar. 2018
Photo by: Josha Acosta

Crescent Moon by Joshua AcostaCrescent Moon
Scope: TMB130SS @ f/5.6, Camera: QSI690-wsg8, 1 minute video, A stack of 20% of 1500 frames. Processing: AS3 and Registrax6.
Mar. 2018
Photo by: Josha Acosta

The Rosette Nebula by Tom SchmidtkunzRosette Nebula
Shot from Harrington Beach SP, Saturday March 17: Rosette Nebula, Canon rebel camera with red sensitive chip, 300 F4 IS L series lens, taken at f 5.6. Processed mostly with Nebulosity, and a few tweaks in Adobe PS. Mar. 2018
Photo by: Tom Schmidtkunz

M94 by Gabe ShaughnessyM94 - Cats Eye Galaxy
Scope: TMB130SS @ f/5.6, Camera: QSI690-wsg8, RGB: 54x5min. Total: 4.5 hrs. Processing: SGP, PHD2, APCC, Pixinsight.
Mar. 2018
Photo by: Gabe Shaughnessy

Flaming Star Nebula by Chad AndristM82 - The Cigar Galaxy
Scope: TPO 8RCT f/8, Camera: ZWO ASI1600mmc cooled mono CMOS. Lum: 55x30s, Red: 55x30s, Green: 55x30s, Blue: 55x30s, Ha: 60x300s. 3.8 hours. Processing: AP ASCOM, SGP 3, PHD 2.6, Pixinsight, Lightroom 4, CS5. Mar. 2018
Photo by: Chad Andrist

NGC 2264 - Jeff KraehnkeNGC 2264 - The Cone Nebula
From the MAS Obs over 3 sep nights (3/3, 3/14-15) and is a total of 48x10mins Ha-SII-OIII. Scope: Stellarvue 130 refractor and QSI690 camera.
Mar. 2018
Photo by: Jeff Kraenhke

M81 / M82  by Jason DoyleM81 / M82
Scope: Comet Hunter 152mm F/4.8 Mak Newt, Camera: Canon 60D w/ CLS Clip filter. Exposure: 60x3min@1600 ISO, 10 darks, 20 bias, 10 flats. Stacked in DSS, Photoshop. Mar. 2018
Photo by: Jason Doyle

NGC 2903  by Paul BorchardtNGC 2903
B-scope with a modified Canon T3i, prime focus. Stack of twenty 90 second exposures. Processed in Nebulosity, Pixinsight, and Photoshop.
Mar. 2018.
Photo by: Paul Borchardt

M65 / M66  by Paul BorchardtM65 / M66
B-scope with a modified Canon T3i, prime focus. Stack of twenty 90 second exposures. Processed in Nebulosity, Pixinsight, and Photoshop.
Mar. 2018.
Photo by: Paul Borchardt