M10 in Ophiuchus


Scope: Starmax 127  f/6 Location: Ramona CA   7/3/2003  Camera: ToUcam SC3

Exposure: 16 x 30  sec  IR filter and 18 x 12/12/18 sec RGB filters

Processing: Captured aligned and stacked in K3CCDTools  with L,R,G,B saved as FITs. LRGB masters were registered and combined in Astroart. Some Lowpass filtering was applied followed by un-sharp mask on the Luminance frame. LRGB result was saved as a BMP. Background was smoothed in SGBNR as saved as TIF. The result TIF had minor touch up in Photoshop.

This image was taken in Dos Picos park in Ramona. One of the first images I used the program SGBNR.. Horizontal FOV is 22'



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