Category Archives: Gallery of Astrophotography

Messier 55 (M55)

Messier 55

M55
One of the largest globular clusters, located in Sagittarius.
 M55

Date:
June 2016
Location:
Bateleur Nature Reserve, South Africa
CCD:
QHY22
Scope:
Takahashi Epsilon 130D @F3.3
Mount:
Takahashi EM10 FS2 GoTo
Exposure
LRGB (100:75:75:50)
Processing:
MaximDL, PixInsight, Photoshop CS6

NGC6752

NGC6752

NGC6752
A third brightest globular cluster, after Omega Centauri and 47 Tucanae, located in Pavo.
 NGC6752

Date:
June 2015
Location:
Bateleur Nature Reserve, South Africa
CCD:
QHY22
Scope:
Takahashi Epsilon 130D @F3.3
Mount:
Takahashi EM10 FS2 GoTo
Exposure
LRGB (140:50:50:50)
Processing:
MaximDL, PixInsight, Photoshop CS6

NGC6726 region

NGC6726 region

NGC6726 region
A dusty star region in Corona Australis.
NGC6726 region

Date:
June 2015
Location:
Bateleur Nature Reserve, South Africa
CCD:
QHY22
Scope:
Takahashi Epsilon 130D @F3.3
Mount:
Takahashi EM10 FS2 GoTo
Exposure
LRGB (250:60:50:50)
Processing:
MaximDL, PixInsight, Photoshop CS6

The Sculptor Galaxy

The Sculptor Galaxy (NGC253)

An intermediate spiral galaxy located in Sculptor.

NGC253

Date:
June 2015
Location:
Bateleur Nature Reserve, South Africa
CCD:
QHY22
Scope:
Takahashi Epsilon 130D @F3.3
Mount:
Takahashi EM10 FS2 GoTo
Exposure
LRGB (90:50:50:50)
Processing:
MaximDL, PixInsight, Photoshop CS6

NGC55

NGC55

NGC55
A Magellanic type barred spiral galaxy located in Sculptor.
 NGC55

Date:
June 2015
Location:
Bateleur Nature Reserve, South Africa
CCD:
QHY22
Scope:
Takahashi Epsilon 130D @F3.3
Mount:
Takahashi EM10 FS2 GoTo
Exposure
LRGB (110:50:55:50)
Processing:
MaximDL, PixInsight, Photoshop CS6