Archive | July, 2020

Heart & Soul Nebulae in HSO

Heart & Soul Nebulae in HSO

The Heart Nebula (IC 1805, left) and Soul Nebula (right) are emission nebulae in the constellation of Cassiopeia at a distance of c. 7,500 light years. Acquisition: William Optics GT81, WO Flat 6AIII 0.8x reducer, ZWO ASI1600MM-Cool, Atik EFW2, Astronomik Ha, OIII, SII 1.25″ Mount/Guiding: Orion ST80, QHY 5, PHD2, Sky-Watcher NEQ6, EQMod, Sequence Generator […]

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Comet NEOWISE over Rooftops

Comet C/2020 F3 (NEOWISE) 11th & 13th July 2020

Comet C/2020 F3 (NEOWISE), 11th to 13th July 2020. Unfortunately the comet was not well placed to be imaged telescopically from my observatory, so I had to make do with my DSLR and small lenses. Acquisition: Canon EOS 500D, Pentax 28mm manual lens at F2.8 Mount/Guiding: Static Tripod Processing: Affinity Photo Date: 02:22UT, Jul. 11, […]

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