A portion of the North America nebula, NGC 7000, Mexico area. Camera orientation is not the best for this area, should be rotated 90 degrees. First imaging sequence where I used flats during processing.
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|Telescope||AP130 @ f6 w/field flattner|
|Camera||Canon 350D, Hutech modified type I|
|Exposure||Stack of 24, 6 minute exposures at ISO 800|
|Notes||37°F, 87%rh, good transparancy|
Initial RAW conversion, registration and stacking in IRIS.
Noise reduction in PixInsight LE 1.02 Additional adjustments in Photoshop CS2