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M42 The Orion Nebula

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Observer
Honor Wheeler
Time of observation
26/02/2019 - 20:44
Observing location
Wilmington, Kent.
Equipment
Canon EOS 1100D
75-250mm lens
Sky-watcher Star Adventurer mount
Exposure
ISO800, 11 x 1min exposures + 9 darks
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While I state that I don't normally stack images, with this image I did, I feel like such a fibber! Not many images to be fair but Simon Dawes, a fellow Crayford AS member, set me the challenge and I dutifully responded. So while not the typical stack of RAW images this is from a number of jpeg light and dark's. I wanted some help understanding Deep Sky Stacker and Simon held a short tutorial on our Thursday meeting last week. The image of M42 is the result of his tutorial and I hope you like it, I'm rather proud. If Simon has managed to keep himself safe from Werewolves and Vampires, I may ask him again for more tutorials! 

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