M42 Orion Nebula using NAFE (Experiment)



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Date: Data from October 2011
Location: High Halden, Kent
Exposure: 39 x 5 min at ISO 800 + 10 x 50sec at ISO 400 + 10 x 10sec at ISO 200
Telescope: Takahashi Epsilon 180ED on Skywatcher EQ6 mount.
Camera: H-alpha modified Canon EOS 350D
Guiding: Nikkor 300mm lens with QHY5 camera.
Filters: IR/UV filter
Processing: An experiment using Miloslav Druckmuller's NAFE Image Analyzer
http://www.zam.fme.vutbr.cz/~druck/Nafe/Index.htm
This is a processing method that identifies and preserves structure
The data were combined into a single HDR image and then NAFE applied