Milwaukee Astronomical Society

Wide Field Gallery



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

Antares Region with M4 by Paul BorchardtAntares Region with M4 - 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

M8 and M20 by Mike BauerM8 & M20 - Lagoon & Trifid Nebulas
Scope: Astrotech AT72ED II, Camera: Unmodified Canon T6, Exp: 60, 25 second at ISO 1600. Process: Astro Pixel Processor, GIMP.
Jun. 2019
Photo by: Jim Bakic

Orion Region  by Gabe ShaunghnessyOrion Region
Lens: Rokinon 135mm @ f/2.8, Camera: Nikon D610, ISO: 800. 27X20 sec. each. Total: 9 min. Process: Pixinsight. Full res/info at Astrobin.
Mar. 2019
Photo by: Gabe Shaughnessy

Orion and Barnard's Loop by Shubhendu SadhukhanOrion and Barnard's Loop
Camera: Canon T3i Astro Mod TEC Cooled, Lens: Canon 16-35 F2.8 II @35mm F5.6, ISO 1600, 16X4'. Total: 64 minutes.
Mar. 2019
Photo by: Shubhendu Sadhukhan

Orion Widefield by Arun HegdeOrion Widefield
Camera: Canon 5D Mark IV, Lens: 85mm f/1.8 @ f/4; ISO 1600. Exp: 30x90s, 10x25s and 10x15s. Process: Fornax Lightrack II. Full res/info at Astrobin.
Jan. 2019
Photo by: Arun Hegde

Cygnus Satr Region by Paul BorchardtCygnus Satr Region
Scope: Canon 200mm F2.8 lens at F4. Camera: ZWO ASI1600MM Cool. Ha: 30x300 sec, OIII: 24x300 sec. Total: 4.5 hrs. Process: SGP, PHD 2.6, Pixinsight, Photoshop CC. Full info/res at Astrobin. Nov. 2018
Photo by: Paul Borchardt

M45 - Widefield by Arun HegdeM45
Camera: Canon 5D Mark IV, Lens: 400mm f/5.6 shot wide open. ISO 400. Exposures: 41 x 90 secs. 20 flats, 20 darks, 50 bias. Process: BYE, PixInsight.
Oct. 2018
Photo by: Arun Hegde

M33 - Widefield by Arun HegdeM33
Camera: Canon 5D Mark IV, Lens: 400mm f/5.6 shot wide open. ISO 800. 80 minutes. 20 flats and no darks. Process: BYE, PixInsight, and LR.
Oct. 2018
Photo by: Arun Hegde

M31 M32 M33 - Widefield by Arun HegdeM31, M32, M110
Camera: Canon 5D Mark IV, Lens: 400mm f/5.6L @ 5.6. Exp: ISO 800, 46x90 sec, 20 flats, no darks. Processing: BYE, Pixinsight and Lightroom.
Sep. 2018
Photo by: Arun Hegde

Deneb Region by Tamas KriskaDeneb Cygnus Region
Lens: Rokinon 85mm at f/4 (f/1.4 for Ha), Camera: Canon 60D modified, 27X5 min, Ha: 6x7 min. Process: Backyard EOS, Nebulocity, PS. Full res/info at Astrobin. Sept. 2018
Photo by: Tamas Kriska

Milky Way from Perseus to Cygnus by Paul BorchardtMilky Way - Perseus to Cygnus 
Camera: Canon T5i, modified, Lens: Rokinon 14mm F2.8 @ f/2.8. ISO 800. 26X3" frames. 1.3 hrs.  Processing: BackyardEOS, PHD 2.6, Pixinsight, Photoshop CC. Full res at Astrobin. Sep. 2018
Photo by: Paul Borchardt

M31 M32 M33 - Widefield by Arun HegdeM31, M32, M33 Widefield
Camera: Canon 5D Mark IV, Lens: 85mm f/1.8 @f/2.8. ISO 800. Exp: 90 secs X 30, Total: 45 min.
Sep. 2018
Photo by: Arun Hegde

M11 Widefield by Tom SchmidtkunzM11 Wide Field 
Canon T3i 24-105 L, @105mm, 9-2 min exposures. ISO 400. Process: Nebulosity, Adobe Elements.
Sept. 2018
Photo by: Tom Schmidtkunz

Cygnus area by Paul BorchardtCygnus Region 
Camera: CANON EOS REBEL T5i, 14mm f/2.8. Frames: 20x130", Total: 0.7 hours.
Full res at Astrobin.
Sep. 2018
Photo by: Paul Borchardt

M16-M17  by Paul BorchardtM16-M17 Region 
Camera: CANON EOS REBEL T5i, 100mm f/2.8. 
Sep. 2018
Photo by: Paul Borchardt

M8 - M20 - Saturn by Gabe ShaunghnessyM8 - M20 - Saturn
Scope: Takahashi FSQ-106EDXIII @ f/3.64, Camera: Nikon D610, ISO800. Exp: 12x20s. 4 min. Process: Pixinsight. Full res at Astrobin.
Sept 2018
Photo by: Gabe Shaughnessy

Veil Nebula - Widefield by Arun HegdeVeil Nebula - Widefield
5D Mark IV, 400mm f/5.6L @ 200mm. 26 X 2min exp. Process: DSS, DWB, RNC Color Stretch, & PS.
Jul. 2018
Photo by: Arun Hegde

M16 / M17 - Widefield by Arun HegdeM16 / M17 - Widefield
5D Mark IV, 400mm f/5.6L @ f/6.3. 41 lights and 8 darks of 100 sec ea. @ ISO1600. Process: DSS, DWB, RNC Color Stretch, & PS.
Jul. 2018
Photo by: Arun Hegde

Cygnus Wide Field  by Arun HegdeCygnus Region - North American Nebula
Widefield: Canon 5D Mark IV w/ 70-200mm f/2.8 at /3.2. 45 frames at 120 secs each. Process: RNC color stretch and Photoshop.
Jul. 2018
Photo by: Arun Hegde

Cygnus Widefield by Paul BorchardtCygnus Widefield
Canon T5i with a 50mm F1.4 lens. From Harrington Beach.
Jul. 2018
Photo by: Paul Borchardt

M81 / M82 Wide Field  by Arun HegdeM81 / M82
Widefield: Canon 5D Mark IV w/ 400mm f/5.6 at /6.3. 26 frames at 100 secs each. Process: RNC color stretch and Photoshop.
Jul. 2018
Photo by: Arun Hegde

Rho Ophiuchi Cloud Complex  by Shubhendu SadhukhanRho Ophiuchi Cloud Complex and Blue Horse Head Nebula
Widefield: Camera: Canon 60D Stock, Lens: F2.8L IS, Filter: Astronomik CLS Clip in. Total exp: 2hr 24min (36 subs, ISO 1600, 4min each). Process: DSS, PS.
Jul. 2018
Photo by: Shubhendu Sadhukhan

Sagittarius Wide Field  by Arun HegdeM8 / M20 / M21 Sagittarius Region
Widefield: Canon 5D Mark IV w/ 400mm f/5.6 at /6.3. 56 frames at 80 secs each. Process: RNC color stretch and Photoshop.
Jul. 2018
Photo by: Arun Hegde