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Corazón Incendida - The Heart Nebula, IC 1805, in Cassiopeia, from Austin, Texas on 2021-09-23 10:25 UT.. WO RedCat 250/51mm, Optolong L-eNhance NB Filter, ZWO ASI533 MC Pro cooled camera -10 C, 4 hours exp #Astrophotography #astroambassadors
Elephant Trunk with Garnet Star, 3 hours exposure urban sky 98% full moon. RedCat 250/51mm, L-eNhance NB filter, ASI533 MC cam. PixInsight, StarEXterminator, Topaz DeNoise, & PS proc.
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North America and Pelican Nebulae in narrow band Hydrogen alpha and Oxygen III light. 2” WO RedCat 250/51mm telescope, ZWO ASI533MC camera
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