B33 Horsehead Nebula

B33 Horsehead Nebula

Curdridge Observatory, Southampton,UK
Object name: B33 Horsehead Nebula
Apparent RA: 5 41 10  Apparent Dec:-2 27 44
Constellation: Orion
01 Feb 2012
After a period away from high resolution Ha imaging, and with a bright moon a decided to capture some data on this classic region.

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cProcessing in photoshop, captured in Maxim

This image was autoguided using my homemade off axis guider with Lodestar.

Imaged with my homemade telescope mount

Exposure Details :

Astrodon 6nm Ha 33x420s on 200 @ F5 f.l. 1000 with Artemis 285 camera


Skywatcher 200 Newt (upgraded with OO Hilux secondary)
Baader Focuser
Homemade focus motor
Homemade filterwheel / OAG combo with Lodestar guide camera
Artemis 285 CCD camera
Homemade Telescope mount

Curdridge Observatory, Southampton,UK

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