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Deep Sky Western Veil (NGC 6960) 091023

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This is another 6 hours into the HA/OIII/SII stack.
I still need to dull the "brightness" out of it... but this was a quick processing before I headed of to bed since it took several hours to stack the images.
Image was processed with BlurXterminator also as the final step.

NGC 6690v3.jpg
 
Gain:  101
Offset:  50
Exposure Time:  120 seconds
Camera Temp:  -5°C
Filters:  
  1. Ha
  2. SII

Camera:  ASI533MM Pro
Calibration images used:  
  1. None

Integration time:  
7.0 hours Ha
6.5 OIII

Color palette:  HOO
Telescope/Lens:  William Optics ZenithStar 103mm
Mosaic:  No
I hold the copyright:  
  1. Yes



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This is the same master images, but processed with the NB Colour Mapper script and BlurXterminator and NoiseXterminator ran on it.
I'll leave it to you to determine which is better looking.... my skill level hasn't increased drastically between the two processings in about 2 weeks of time.

NGC 6690v4.jpg
 
A few more hours of data... and this was processed using StarXterminator to play around with.

NGC 6690-starless.jpg


And this with the stars added back in after cleaning up with BlurXterminator.

NGC 6690-stars_added.jpg
 
Same data set but processed with PixInSight using the Foraxx script.
BllurXterminator and NoiseXterminator applied to it.

NGC 6690 Foraxx 110323.jpg
 
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