M42 Orion Nebula


Mark Griffith

Swindon, Wiltshire. UK

Celestron c11 sct, skywatcher NEQ6 pro mount, Canon Eos 1100d self-modified and Astronomik CLS CCD clip filter.

Used four different exposure lengths and layer masks in Photoshop to combine them. Managed to avoid burning out the centre of the nebula. One of my best images.

30 five second,32 ten second, 26 thirty second and 19 five minute light frames at iso1600. 20 dark, bias and flats. Deep sky Stacker and phtoshop.