British Astronomical Association
Supporting amateur astronomers since 1890

Secondary menu

Main menu

BAA Community Member Pages Kevin Gurney
Image search

Elephant Trunk Nebula

Image

Expand image

About this observation
Observer
Kevin Gurney
Time of observation
02/09/2017 - 02:40
Object
Elephant Trunk Nebula (part of IC1396)
Observing location
Ile d'Oleron, France
Equipment
Celestron 8SE, OAG,
Atik 460EX mono, SX guide cam
Skywatcher AZ-EQ6-GT
Pixinsight
Baader filters (HII, R, G, B)
Exposure
5min subs, HII bin 1x1, RGB bin 2x2, total time 4.6 hours
Tags
Like This Image
Share

Good dark sky on the French Atlantic coast assisted by sensitivity to light pollution on the campsite.

Taken over entire night of 21/22nd Sept

I think the NBRGB process in Pixinsight for combining the Ha and RGB has worked well here.

Copyright of all images and other observations submitted to the BAA remains with the owner of the work. Reproduction of the work by third-parties is expressly forbidden without the consent of the copyright holder. For more information, please contact the webmaster.