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#1 SBacon

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Posted 12 October 2016 - 10:42 AM

I had been telling myself that most deep sky objects would not photograph very well under moon light that was greater than 50%.  To prove this I set up last night and found one of my favorite nebulas (as well as MistrBadgr's) the Apple Core Nebula.  Well, you be the judge.  Apart from being a little off focus, it turned out pretty good for a moon that was 78.5% illuminated!  This is 37 shots at 90 seconds/ISO 1600 stacked. 

 

Steve

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#2 MistrBadgr

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Posted 12 October 2016 - 12:31 PM

Looks pretty darn good to me!

 

Just need to eat a bit more of it before it is ready to be thrown at somebody! ;) 

 

Bill


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Bill Steen, Sky Hunters' Haven Observatory, Broken Arrow, Oklahoma




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