My Messier 110 images

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My Messier 110 images

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Post by JimMinCT » Sat Jun 15, 2019 11:31 pm

As the title suggests, the 110 Messiers I imaged are located on the forum here...
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Posting as part of the awards program to pick up my bling! :)
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Post by Don Quixote » Sat Jun 15, 2019 11:44 pm

BLING...BLING...BLING ! :-)

BRAVO Jim !
SCOPES: ES127 f/7.5, ES80 f/6, SW100 f/9. Meade LXD75 8" Sct f/10, Meade 2120 10" Sct f/10, Bresser 152 f/6.5 Newt.
EP: KK Ortho set, Pentax XW 7, 10, 14, TV22 Pan, Docter 12.5, Leica, Leitz, ES35 2".
BINOCULARS: Oberwerk 25X100, Swaro 10X30, Pentax 8.5X43 DCF SP.
CAMERA: NIKON 810D.
MOUNTS: LXD75, CG4, SW AZ/EQ5, Oberwerk Tripod and Farpoint Para Mount.
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Post by Ozypic » Sun Jun 16, 2019 12:49 am

Wow thats a great collection , thanks for sharing them . Phill
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EP's : 25mm & 10mm Plossl , Celestron 8/24mm Zoom EP,
Filters : Solar filter, Badder Fringe Killer & Moon/Skyglow. 
MOUNT : Skywatcher Star Discovery goto Mount.
CAMERAS : ZWO 120 asi MC. / Sony HX400V 50X Zoom.
Binoculars : Saxon 10x50
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Post by bladekeeper » Sun Jun 16, 2019 1:00 am

Awesome stuff, Jim! :)
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Scopes: Apertura AD12 f/5; Celestron C6-R f/8; ES AR127 f/6.4; Stellarvue SV102T f/7; iOptron MC90 f/13.3; Orion ST80A f/5; ES ED80 f/6; Celestron Premium 80 f/11.4; Celestron C80 f/11.4; Unitron Model 142 f/16; Meade NG60 f/10
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Post by helicon » Sun Jun 16, 2019 1:50 pm

Great collection of shots Jim. And to me it seems a bit more daunting to collect 110 images of the Messier objects as opposed to visual observing. Plus, you have to visually observe or at least find each object before you can image it, then track each object successfully. One day I will get into AP and give it a shot.
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Post by JimMinCT » Sun Jun 16, 2019 1:57 pm

Thanks, Michael and everyone for the comments!
Agreed, grabbing the images is a bit more involved, and then there's the processing afterwards while all you visual guys and gals are just dreaming of the night's images.
Us imagers are toiling away trying to eke something out of the noise. :D
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