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Astrophoto: M81 Bode’s Galaxy – M82 Cigar Galaxy – Clear Sky 13

Bode’s and Cigar Galaxy, two well known Galaxies on the spring sky. I really like the result for only 30 minutes total exposure.

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My first dithering and bye bye Canon Banding!

As a beginner in astrophotography there comes the day, when you stuble on dithering. And it is worth using it.

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About me – Astrophoto-Blog

About me – Astrophoto-Blog: My name is Thomas Hanrath, I live in Koblenz, Germany. As most other people taking astrophotos today, i had a small telescope when i was a child. But all i really observed was Moon and Sun (with a sun-filter ofcourse). How Astrophotography started In 2020 the comet Neowise brought new life […]

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Astrophoto: NGC 2174 Monkey Head Nebula, Clear Skies 10+11+12

At the end of March, the famous Monkey Head Nebula was my target. I took the photos from my backyard and stumbled over a lot of problems i had to solve and fix them in PixInsight.

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Astrophoto: NGC 2237 Rosette Nebula, Clear Skies 8+9

Two important evenings for me. I had a lot of time for exposures and collected a lot of data, but the result shows where to focus on in the next months.

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Astrophoto: Pleiades – Clear Skies 6+7

Clear Skies 6, 7 and a little bit of the 5th. This photo is the result of 5 hours exposure time collected on 3 evenings. A 4th evening was senseless due to some Sahara dust in Europe.

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Astrophoto: Triangulum Galaxy – Clear Sky 5

The Triangulum Galaxy – A picture stacked out of exposures from a single evening. Some stumbling was mandatory …

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Astrophoto: Sahara Dust – Full Moon – Clear Sky 4

An evening with photos like cold milk.

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Deep Sky learningcurve – Andromeda Galaxy and Horse Head Nebula – Clear Sky 3

On the third evening i focused on the Andromeda Galaxy and I used PixInsight the 1st time in postprocessing.

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Deep Sky learningcurve – Andromeda Galaxy, Orion Nebula and a Galaxy Group – Clear Sky 2

7 Days after my first evening with my Vixen ed80sf, on February the 20th 2021, i had another clear sky. Again, i had to test and try a lot.

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