IC 4628 Prawn Nebula

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Tom Bishton

Brisbane, Australia

Skywatcher ED120 Black Diamond Telescope
Orion ST80 Guidescope
AZEQ6 mount
Canon 600D – modified
Skywatcher Synguider

This is the prawn nebula in Scorpio. This image is composed of around 30 x 5 minute exposures and has been stacked with dark files. After a lot of processing and tweeking I’m finally happy with the result. I seem to have managed to pull out a lot of the faint nebulosity as well.