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Jupiter by Martin Mobberley

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Martin Mobberley
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21/08/2011 - 23:36
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As the planet rises ever higher in our evening skies, this image of the "King"was taken by Martin using a 300mm f/5.3 Orion Optics Newt and 5x Powermate. Tru Tek red and blue filters (synthetic green from R & B) were used.The stacked frames were captured in Registax from roughly 2 x 2,000 frames using a SKYnyx 2-0 in Red & Blue filters, with roughly one minute per colour at 60 frames/sec. Additional processing was inPaint Shop Pro and Photoshop.
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Solar Activity by David Arditti

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David Arditti
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15/08/2011 - 09:15
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Taken on Monday 1st August in the afternoon, there isa lot of activity to see on the solar disk for a change.ARs 1263, 1261 and 1260 (L to R) are marching across the disk. The image was taken a B1200 blocking filter and DMK41AF02.AS camera from David's Stag Lane Observatory, Edgware, Middlesex.

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NGC 5907 (The "Spindle") by Paul Downing

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Paul Downing
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12/08/2011 - 11:25
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This image of the Spindle galaxy was taken in southern Spain on 19th July 2009 using a C14 and ST10-XME camera. It is an LRGB of 60:40:40:40 minutes.
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NGC 253 by Paul Downing

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Paul Downing
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12/08/2011 - 11:21
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This image of the "Sculptor Galaxy" was taken on 4th November 2010 in southern Spain using a C14 and ST10-XME camera. It is an LRGB of 20:10:10:10 minutes.
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Rosette Nebula by Gordon Rogers

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Gordon Rogers
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11/08/2011 - 12:16
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This image of the Rosette Nebula and the various embedded star clusters was taken using a Takahashi FSQ scope and ST 10 camera, guided using a 16" RCOS and ST8. It is 200 minutes of H-alpha, 150 minutes of S-11 and 90 minutes of H-beta
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NGC 2264 (Xmas Tree) and Region by Gordon Rogers

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Gordon Rogers
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11/08/2011 - 12:06
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This image of the Christmas Tree and surrounding region was taken using a Takahashi FSQ scope and ST10 camera, guided using a 16" RCOS and ST8 camera. It is 280 minutes of H-alpha, 150 minutes of S-11 and 130 minutes of H-beta
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NGC 1499 by Gordon Rogers

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Gordon Rogers
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11/08/2011 - 11:56
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This image of the California Nebula was taken using a Takahashi FSQ scope and ST10 camera, guided with a 16" RCOS and ST8 camera. It is 80 minutes of H-alpha and 80 minutes of O-III
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NGC 1977 (The Running Man) by Gordon Rogers

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Gordon Rogers
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11/08/2011 - 11:48
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NGC 1977 imaged using a Takahashi FSQ and ST10 CCD camera, guided using a 16" RCOS and ST8. This image is 300 minutes of H-alpha plus 20 minutes of LRGB.
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Solar Activity on 1st Aug 2001 by David Arditti

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David Arditti
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10/08/2011 - 17:04
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Taken on 1st August 2011 this image shows renewed solar activitiy, with ARs 1263, 1261 and 1260 (L to R) marching across the disk, with the small 1265 (only in H alpha) to theright of them..
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Aurorae by Alan Tough

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Alan Tough
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10/08/2011 - 16:58
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Taken in Elgin, Moray, Scotland (57d 39m N and 3d 20m W) using a Canon EOS 40D and a Sigma EX 24-60mm lens. Exposure was 20 seconds at f/3.2 and ISO 400.
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