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What's New in the Showcase

Here are the newest images that have been posted to the Showcase galleries that have been added to the database. You can occasionally find even newer images in the Build Gallery where we stage images to be added to the database - click here.


Saturn by Lee KeithSaturn - Aug. 14, 2019
Scope: 180mm Maksutov?Cassegrain, Camera: NexImage5 & NexImage Burst Mono cameras with ADC. Process: AutoStakkert2 & Registax & Photoshop. Aug. 2019
Photo: Lee Keith

M16  by Arun HegdeM16 - Eagle Nebula
MAS F-Scope: Stellarvue SVQ100 F5.8 Astrograph, Camera: ZWO ASI1600MM Cool. Ha: 15x300", OIII: 13x300", RGB: 10X60" each. Total: 2.3 hrs. Process: PixInsight. Full res/info at Astrobin. Aug. 2019
Photo by: Arun Hegde

M20 - The Trifid Nebula by Shubhendu SadhukhanM20 - The Trifid Nebula
Scope: Meade 6 inch F5 Reflector, Camera: Canon T3i Astro Mod TEC Cooled @ ISO800. Exp: 16X8'. Total: 2hrs, 8 min.
Aug. 2019
Photo by: Shubhendu Sadhukhan

Milky Way from Glacial National Park by Shariff AttayaSummer Milky Way
From Glaciel National Park.
Aug. 2019
Photo by: Shariff Attaya

Veil Nebula by Arun HegdeWestern Veil Nebula
Scope: Stellarvue SVX080T-3SV, Camera: 7D Mark II @ ISO 1600. Exp: 56x180 sec. Total: 168 min. Process: SGP, PixInsight, Lightroom. Full res/info at Astrobin. Aug. 2019
Photo by: Arun Hegde

M8 / M20 / M21 Region by Tom SchmidtkunzM8 - M20 - M21 Region of Sagittarius
Remote from New South Wales. Scope: Teleview NP127 refractor. Camera: FLI Proline 16803. Exp: RGB, 3X5' ea. Total: 45 min. Process: Nebulosity, Adobe Elements. Aug. 2019
Photo by: Tom Schmidtkunz

Barnard 72 - The Snake Nebula by Paul BorchardtBarnard 72 - The Snake Nebula
Scope: Stellarvue SVQ100 @ F5.8, Camera: ZWO ASI1600MM Cool, L: 40x30 sec, RGB: 140x30 sec. Total: 1.5 hrs. Process: SGP, PHD 2.6, Pixinsight, Photoshop CC. Full info/res at Astrobin. Aug. 2019
Photo by: Paul Borchardt

Pacman Nebula by Dennis RoscoeNGC 281 - Pacman Nebula
Scope: Takahashi TOA-130F f/5.3, Camera: SBIG STF-8300M. Exp: Ha: 11X15', OIII: 9X15'. Total: 165 min. Process: PixInsight.
Aug. 2019
Photo by: Dennis Roscoe

M20 and M21 by Paul BorchardtM20 - Trifid Nebula and M21
Scope: Stellarvue SVQ100 @ F5.8, Camera: ZWO ASI1600MM Cool. Ha: 12x300", L: 20x60", RGB: 60x60". Total: 2.3 hrs. Process: SGP, PHD 2.6, Pixinsight, Photoshop CC. Full info/res at Astrobin. Aug. 2019
Photo by: Paul Borchardt

M101 by Dennis RoscoeM101 - The Pinwheel Galaxy
Scope: 0.8 meter reflector on Mt. Lemmon, AZ. Processed using PixInsight.
Jul. 2019
Photo by: Dennis Roscoe

M8 by Shubhendu SadhukhanM8 - Lagoon Nebula
Scope: Meade 6inch F5 Reflactor, Camera: Canon T3i Astro Mod TEC Cooled @ ISO800. Ha: 20X6", OIII: 20X6". Total: 4 hrs.
Jul. 2019
Photo by: Shubhendu Sadhukhan

IC 1318 / IC 1311 / M29 - The Sadr Region by Paul BorchardtIC 1318 / IC 1311 / M29 - The Sadr Region
Scope: Redcat 51, Camera: ZWO ASI1600MM Cool. Ha: 42x300", OIII: 36x300", SII: 52x300". Total: 10.8 hours. Process: SGP, PHD 2.6, Pixinsight, Photoshop CC. Full info/res at Astrobin. Jul. 2019
Photo by: Paul Borchardt

 Bubble Nebula - NGC 7635 / Lobster Claw Nebula - SH2-157 by Paul BorchardtBubble Nebula - NGC 7635 / Lobster Claw Nebula - SH2-157
Scope: Stellarvue SVQ100, Camera: ZWO ASI1600MM Cool. Ha: 30x300", OIII: 30x300", SII: 36x300". Total: 8 hours. Process: SGP, PHD 2.6, Pixinsight, Photoshop CC. Full info/res at Astrobin. Jul. 2019
Photo by: Paul Borchardt

Cocoon Nebula by Gabe ShaunghnessyIC 5146 - Cocoon Nebula
Scope: TMB130SS @ f/5, Camera: QHY16200A. RGB: 21x5min each. Total: 5.2 hours. Process: Voyager, PHD2, APCC, Pixinsight. Full res/info at Astrobin.
Jul. 2019
Photo by: Gabe Shaughnessy

ISS  by Shubhendu SadhukhanISS
Camera: Canon 5D Mark III, ISO 1600. Lens: 1500mm focal length. Exp: 1/1600, 12 frames. Process: PIPP, Autostakkert, RegiStax, PS.
Jul. 2019
Photo by: Shubhendu Sadhukhan

M8  by Arun HegdeM8 - Lagoon Nebula
MAS F-Scope: Stellarvue SVQ100 F5.8 Astrograph, Camera: ZWO ASI1600MM Cool. Ha: 20x300", OIII: 15x300". Total: 2.9 hrs. Process: TSX, PHD2, SGP, PixInsight. Full res/info at Astrobin. Jul. 2019
Photo by: Arun Hegde

North American / Pelican Nebula by Gabe ShaunghnessyNorth American / Pelican Nebula
Scope: Rokinon 135mm @ f/2.8, Camera: QSI690-wsg8. Ha: 20x5', OIII: 22x5'. Total: 3.5 hours. Process: Voyager, APCC, Pixinsight. Full res/info at Astrobin.
Jul. 2019
Photo by: Gabe Shaughnessy

M27 by Mike BauerM27 - Dumbbell Nebula
Scope: Astro Tech AT72ED II, Camera: Unmodified Canon T6 at 1600 ISO. Exp: 60X45 sec. Process: Astro Pixel Processor, GIMP.
Jun. 2019
Photo by: Jim Bakic

M8 by Paul BorchardtM8 - Lagoon Nebula
Scope: Stellarvue SVQ100, Camera: ZWO ASI1600MM Cool. Ha: 30x300", OIII: 30x300", SII: 30x300". Total: 7.5 hours. Process: SGP, PHD 2.6, Pixinsight, Photoshop CC. Full info/res at Astrobin. Jul. 2019
Photo by: Paul Borchardt

Pelican Nebula by Paul BorchardtIC 5070 Pelican Nebula
Scope: Stellarvue SVQ100, Camera: ZWO ASI1600MM Cool. Ha: 42x300", OIII: 80x300", SII: 42x300". Total: 13.6 hours. Process: SGP, PHD 2.6, Pixinsight, Photoshop CC. Full info/res at Astrobin. Jul. 2019
Photo by: Paul Borchardt

M39 by Gabe ShaunghnessyM39
Scope: TMB130SS @ f/5, Camera: QHY16200A, RGB: 5x3min each. Total: 45 minutes. Process: Voyager, PHD2, APCC, Pixinsight. Full res/info at Astrobin.
Jul. 2019
Photo by: Gabe Shaughnessy

The Sun by Jeff KraehnkeThe Sun
Scope: Lunt 80mm double stack. Camera: QHY5LIII Mono Camera. Lucky imaging. Process: Autostakkert2! and Photoshop.
Jul. 2019.
Photo: Jeff Kraehnke

M16  by Arun HegdeM16 - Eagle Nebula
Scope: Stellarvue SVX 080T-3SV, Camera: Canon 7D Mark II (unmodified) at ISO 1600. Exp: 49X120". Total: 98 minutes. Process: SGP, BYE, PixInsight. Full res/info at Astrobin. Jul. 2019
Photo by: Arun Hegde

Antares Region  by Arun HegdeAntares Region with M4 - Widefield
Camera: Canon 5D Mark IV, Lens: Canon 135 mm f/2L @ f/2.5. ISO 400. Exp: 20X90 seconds. Process: PixInsight. Full res/info at Astrobin.
Jul. 2019
Photo by: Arun Hegde

M24 by Paul BorchardtM24 Widefield
Scope: William Optics Red Cat 51, Camera: ZWO ASI1600MM Cool. Lum: 30X60", RGB: 20X60" each. Total: 1.5 hours. Process: SGP, PHD 2.6, Pixinsight, Photoshop CC. Jun. 2019
Photo by: Paul Borchardt