Category Archives: Wide fields

Aquila (the Eagle) Region

Milky Way in Aquila (the Eagle) from Bateleur Nature Reserve (South Africa)

The Aquila star field.

 The Aquila starfield from Bateleur Nature Reserve (South Africa)

Date:
June 2016
Location:
Bateleur Nature Reserve, South Africa
CCD:
Canon 6D (mod)
Scope:
Carl Zeiss Sonnar APO 135mm L2 @F3.5
Mount:
Astrotrac
Exposure
2 panel mosaic 50-100 min each
Processing:
MaximDL, PixInsight, Photoshop

Aurora Borealis from Poland

Aurora Borealis on 17-18 March 2015

Aurora Borealis over Northen Poland.

 Aurora Borealis over Poland

Date:
March 2015
Location:
Lomianki near Warsaw
CCD:
Canon 6D (modified)
Scope:
Canon 8-15mm L @F4
Mount:
Tripod
Exposure
14x5s
Processing:
MaximDL, Photoshop, Pixinsight

M44 (The Beehive)

M44

M44 (NGC2632)
Open Star Cluster located in Cancer.
 M44 (the Beehive)

Date:
October 2014
Location:
Roztoki Gorne, Bieszczady Mountains
CCD:
Canon 6D (modified)
Scope:
Takahashi Epsilon 130D @F3.3
Mount:
AP600GTO
Exposure
2 hours 15 minutes
Processing:
MaximDL, Photoshop

M34

M34

M34 (NGC1039)
Open Star Cluster located in Perseus.

 M34

Date:
October 2014
Location:
Roztoki Gorne, Bieszczady Mountains
CCD:
Canon 6D (modified)
Scope:
Takahashi Epsilon 130D @F3.3
Mount:
AP600GTO
Exposure
2 hours 55 minutes
Processing:
MaximDL, Photoshop

From IC348 to NGC1333 (star field in Perseus)

From IC348 (right) to NGC1333 (left)

Rich nebula and star cluster region located in Perseus.

 Star field in Perseus

Date:
October 2014
Location:
Roztoki Gorne, Bieszczady Mountains
CCD:
Canon 6D (modified)
Scope:
Takahashi Epsilon 130D @F3.3
Mount:
AP600GTO
Exposure
8 hours 25 minutes
Processing:
MaximDL, Photoshop