Pat Devine

Horst Meyerdierks

The Pleiades or M45 (part of) (Ian A Smith). Skywatcher 200p on NEQ6 mount, with guiding and dithering every 10 images. Optolong CLS-CCD filter, Baader MPCC M3. ASI294MC Pro at -20C. 67 x 60 second exposures (1 hour 7 minutes) at Gain 121, Offset 30 , 20 dark frames, 30 flat fields, 30 dark flat frames. Processed in APP, Topaz de-noise and Photoshop. The main stars are over exposed and it was a bit windy. 13th November 2020

The Pleiades or M45 (part of) (Ian A Smith).
Skywatcher 200p on NEQ6 mount, with guiding and dithering every 10 images.
Optolong CLS-CCD filter, Baader MPCC M3. ASI294MC Pro at -20C. 67 x 60 second exposures (1 hour 7 minutes) at Gain 121, Offset 30 , 20 dark frames, 30 flat fields, 30 dark flat frames.
Processed in APP, Topaz de-noise and Photoshop.
The main stars are over exposed and it was a bit windy. 13th November 2020