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This is my first light image using the QHY367C on a Rokinon 135mm F2 lens captured from
For focusing I used David Lane's "Reveal Focus Filter" which works just like a Bahtinov mask
I love the wide field of this cam/lens combination, only 119 x 60 second exposures for a total integration time just under 2 hours

Image capture details
Terry Hancock
Location: Whitewater, Colorado
Dates: December 10 2017
RGB 119 x 1 min
Camera: QHY367C
Gain 2850, Offset 76 with Dark Frames no Flat.
Optics: Rokinon 135mm F2 Telephoto Lens @ F4
EQ Mount: Paramount ME
Image Acquisition software Maxim DL5
Registered, Calibrated and Stacked in Deep Sky Stacker
Post Processed with Pixinsight and Photoshop CS6

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Comment by Hans G. Gnodtke on January 11, 2018 at 1:56pm

This is the most impressive Orion Wide Field I have seen in a long time, congrats Terry. Out of curiosity, are those long reddish and short blue-green streaks radiating away from some stars something you captured or the  result of some flaw in the image processing routines of Pix insight / or Photoshop? it does not really impact on the beauty of you photo but did you find out what it is?

Comment by Russ Ruggles on December 20, 2017 at 4:19am

Hello Terry. Nicely done. I didn't realize you could push the gain on a QHY camera so high.

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