Monday, April 24th, 2017

Flame Nebula II

Flame Nebula(Click on image for full resolution)

Image Details
Telescope: 8″ Newtonian Astrograph f/3.6 wide-field
Camera:
Filters: Astrodon LRGB
Location: Rodeo, New Mexico, January 2011
Exposures: Luminance 12 frames x 240 seconds unbinned. RGB (ea) 10 frames x 100 seconds 2×2 (1.6 hrs total)
Post-processing: CCDStack2 and PixInsight
PixInsight Modules used: StarAlignment, ImageIntegration, MultiscaleMedianTransform, DynamicCrop, HistogramTransform, StarMask, HDRMultiscaleMedianTransform, LRGBCombination, BackgroundNeutralization, SCNR, CurvesTransformation
Full Image Resolution: 3250 x 2448 pixels