M13, M57 and M27

Name

Mark Stronge
Location
  Comber, County Down, Northern Ireland
Website
  http://www.stronge.org.uk
Photo Title
  M13, M57 and M27
Time and Date taken
  24th September 2005 0020ut
Equipment used
  Meade 10inch LX200 Classic SCT, Meade f/6.3 focal reducer, anti-vibration pads, Kendrick dew heater
Capturing device used
  Canon 300D 6MP digital SLR
Technical details
 

M13: ISO1600, 6 frames of approximately 60 seconds stacked in K3CCDTools

M57: ISO1600, 7 frames of approximately 60 seconds stacked in K3CCDTools

M27: ISO1600, 2 frames of approximately 60 seconds stacked in K3CCDTools

Master Dark Frame, Post-processing in Paint Shop Pro

There were very high winds when I took these photos and there were quite a number of frames that were unuseable due to the scope shaking. All frames were taken un-guided but with the Meade Advanced Polar Alignment.

 
 

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