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Filippo.Ciferri
2007-Jun-28, 09:40 PM
Hi to all,

during my last April trip in New Mexico I was able to sample some data, here I will like to share with the forum the Markarian Chain, taken during 2 nights of medium seeing.

LowRes:
http://farm1.static.flickr.com/209/491852337_2ecd0a8ce9_b.jpg

HiRes:
http://farm1.static.flickr.com/209/491852337_f8760eefcc_o.jpg

Data:
OTA: Takahashi FCT 150 f/5
Mount: Paramount ME
Camera: SBIG STL11000 - Astrodon filter
L: 21x15m bin1x1
R: 6x8m bin2x2
G: 6x8m bin2x2
B: 6x8m bin2x2
Date: [18-19] - April - 2007
Location: Mayhill - NewMexico

Comments and suggestions are welcome.

Thanks

Filippo.

andyschlei
2007-Jun-28, 10:17 PM
Great image! I'd love to have easy access to those New Mexico skies....

iceman
2007-Jun-29, 03:09 AM
Wow, that is a stunning image, Filippo! I lost count of the number of faint fuzzies in there!

Joe funk
2007-Jun-29, 07:12 AM
wow that just makes me want to cry...:cry:

tears of joy that is :lol:

Bokmakierie
2007-Jun-29, 09:04 AM
Fantastic image, Filippo!! Thanks.

Phil

ozzmosis
2007-Jun-29, 11:40 AM
that is a really nice pic

nice set up by the way

VPCCD
2007-Jun-29, 08:19 PM
Very nice pics....
It's almost sad though that so many people do not even realise the shear beauty just above their heads.

tvdavis
2007-Jun-29, 08:37 PM
Beautiful!

Tom

JAICOA
2007-Jun-29, 11:21 PM
Filippo A fine piece of Chain it is!. Outstanding my friend lots of galaxies in there. Sharp! Clear Skies