Member Neil Webster has done it again and produced 2 fantastic deep sky images.
The first image is of NGC 2264 Cone Nebula Xmas Tree Cluster. Taken on Feb 24th 2022.
AA115mm APO, EQ6 R, ZWO ASI294MC Pro, Orion 50mm Guide Scope, ZWO ASI290MM, Optolong L Enhance Filter.
63 x 240s Lights, 15 x Darks, 50 x Flats/Bias
St Marys Platt, Kent
This is a vast star forming region with H gas excited by young O, B stars.
The second image is of NGC 2024 “Flame Nebula”, IC 434, B33 “Horsehead “, and NGC 2023, Alnitak. Taken on the 26th Feb 2022
AA115mm APO, EQ6 R, ZWO ASI294MC, Orion 50mm guide scope, ZWO ASI290MM
APT, PHD, Nebulosity, Photoshop
56 x 240s Lights, 15 x Darks, 50 x Flats/Bias
St Marys Platt, Kent.
Check out Neil’s flickr page at https://www.flickr.com/photos/137388222@N05/ for a more detailed view of these images and the many others he has done!