AstroDad's Galaxies
NGC 925 Atoka, OK 18 Oct 2014: Image total
time 4:10 (130 min RGB, 120 min L). Captured
in dual mode technique
AT-130/QSI-583WSG(L)/AT-65/Canon 60Da
(RGB). NGC925 contains a dominant central
bar. This  distorted galaxy in the  constellation
Triangulum is 14.5 million light-years away
(NED).  NGC 925 has at least 132 cataloged HII
regions. Many of these bright red-pink areas
are visible above.
M33, Atoka, OK 24 Oct 2014: Image total time
5:20 (150 min RGB, 150 min L, 20 min Ha).
Captured in dual mode technique
AT-130/QSI-583WSG(L)/AT-65/Canon 60Da
(RGB)  Ha from 2011 combined to emphasize
nebulosity.
NGC4216 Galaxy Field in Virgo: Atoka, OK 20 Jan,
13 Feb 2015. AstroTech AT-130 f/4.8, QSI-583
WSG, AstroDon Gen 2 I-series LRGB filters. 4
hours luminance, 40-min ea R/G/B.
(c) 2015 Max Corneau
NGC5068 and NGC5084 on the Coma/Hydra
border 13/18 Feb 201, Atoka OK. 8hrs 10
min total exposure. 31x600s Lum
AT-130/QSI583 at f/4.8. 600x18 RGB
AT-65EDQ/Canon 60Da at f/6.5. .
(c) 2015 Max Corneau
Coma Supercluster, Atoka, OK 25 Apr 2015:
Image total time 130- min (50 min RGB, 800
min Luminanc). Captured with Hybrid
technique AT-130/QSI-583WSG(L)/
AT-65/Canon 60Da (RGB) (c)2015 max
Corneau .
NGC 300  Galaxy in the Sculptor Group: Tzec Maun
Observatory FSQ-106/STL11000C, 11 Sept 2015,
from Siding Spring Observatory, near
Coonabarabran, New South Wales, Australia.
6x10-min exposures calibrated, aligned, combined in
MaxIm DL6 and post-processed in Photoshop CS2.
(c) 2015 Max Corneau
M31, the Triangulum Galaxy: Captured at
Okie-Tex Star Party 2015 using Hybrid
Imaging Technique. 150-min Luminance
through AT-130@f/5 using QSI-583 and
120-min RGB captured simultaneously
through AT-65@f/6.5 using Canon 60Da
DSLR. All exposures  600-seconds,
calibrated, aligned, combined in MaxIm DL6
assembled and post-processed in
Photoshop CS2.
(c) 2015 Max Corneau
The Deer Lick Galaxy and Stephan's Quintet:
Captured at Okie-Tex Star Party 2015 using
Hybrid Imaging Technique. 250-min
Luminance through AT-130@f/5 using
QSI-583 and 270-min RGB captured
simultaneously through AT-65@f/6.5 using
Canon 60Da DSLR. All exposures  
600-seconds, calibrated, aligned, combined in
MaxIm DL6 assembled and post-processed in
Photoshop CS2.(c) 2015 Max Corneau
NGC4725/4747/4712: Atoka, OK 6 Feb 16:
290-min Image total time (L140, RGB 150 .
Captured with Hybrid technique
AT-130/QSI-583WSG(L)/ AT-65/Canon 60Da
(RGB) (c)2016 max Corneau .
Perseus Galaxy Cluster: TAS Dark Site 31 Oct 2016.
Celestron XLT-11, QSI-583WSG, AstroDon I-Series
LRGB filters, guided by SSAG with PHD, L600x12, R,G,
and B channels 600x4 bin 2x. captured, calibrated,
aligned in MaxImDL 6. Post-processed in Photoshop
CS2. (c)2016 max Corneau .
Small Magellanic Cloud: Captured remotely from Siding
Spring Australia 25-26 NOV 2016  using Tzec Maun
FSQ-106/STL-11000C. 14x600sec subexposures aligned
and combined in MaxIm DL Pro, Post-processed in
Photoshop CS2.  (c)2016 max Corneau .