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James Tobin
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Meteorite Hunter, Meteorite Collector, and Science Writer
Meteorite Hunter, Meteorite Collector, and Science Writer

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After months of bad weather, we finally got out this last weekend and acquired some data. For the last three years, I have tried to get M51 and something has happened to stop me. But I got it this trip.

46 X150 @ 1600 ISO ED80 CF with P2 Filter 20 darks 25 flats
Canon T5i with cooler images taken at 48°F (8.8°C)
80 X 400 MM guidescope with SSAG guide camera
PHD Guiding, Backyard EOS, PixInsight, Lightroom, Photoshop CS6
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After months of bad weather, we finally got out this last weekend and acquired some data. For the last three years, I have tried to get M51 and something has happened to stop me. But I got it this trip.

46 X150 @ 1600 ISO ED80 CF with P2 Filter 20 darks 25 flats
Canon T5i with cooler images taken at 48°F (8.8°C)
80 X 400 MM guidescope with SSAG guide camera
PHD Guiding, Backyard EOS, PixInsight, Lightroom, Photoshop CS6
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After months of bad weather, we finally got out this last weekend and acquired some data. For the last three years, I have tried to get M51 and something has happened to stop me. But I got it this trip.

46 X150 @ 1600 ISO ED80 CF with P2 Filter 20 darks 25 flats
Canon T5i with cooler images taken at 48°F (8.8°C)
80 X 400 MM guidescope with SSAG guide camera
PHD Guiding, Backyard EOS, PixInsight, Lightroom, Photoshop CS6
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After months of bad weather, we finally got out this last weekend and acquired some data. For the last three years, I have tried to get M51 and something has happened to stop me. But I got it this trip.

46 X150 @ 1600 ISO ED80 CF with P2 Filter 20 darks 25 flats
Canon T5i with cooler images taken at 48°F (8.8°C)
80 X 400 MM guidescope with SSAG guide camera
PHD Guiding, Backyard EOS, PixInsight, Lightroom, Photoshop CS6
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I am excited to see what people will post. I find a lot of artifacts as I hunt for meteorites. Will post some images soon.

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This is the last of the images from October finally. It is the Monkey Head Nebula NGC 2174 in Orion.
29 x 150 seconds @ 1600 ISO, D2 filter
20 flats, 20 darks
Canon T5i Hutech modified, cooled
10 inch f3.9 astrograph, Baader MPCCII
80x400mm guidescope SSAG camera, PHD2 guiding
EQ-G mount
Backyard EOS, PixInsight
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This is the last of the images from October finally. It is the Monkey Head Nebula NGC 2174 in Orion.
29 x 150 seconds @ 1600 ISO, D2 filter
20 flats, 20 darks
Canon T5i Hutech modified, cooled
10 inch f3.9 astrograph, Baader MPCCII
80x400mm guidescope SSAG camera, PHD2 guiding
EQ-G mount
Backyard EOS, PixInsight
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This is the last of the images from October finally. It is the Monkey Head Nebula NGC 2174 in Orion.
29 x 150 seconds @ 1600 ISO, D2 filter
20 flats, 20 darks
Canon T5i Hutech modified, cooled
10 inch f3.9 astrograph, Baader MPCCII
80x400mm guidescope SSAG camera, PHD2 guiding
EQ-G mount
Backyard EOS, PixInsight
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Super Moon November 13, 2016
Canon T4i Tamron 70-300 mm at 300 mm f11 100 ISO


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Super Moon November 13, 2016
Canon T4i Tamron 70-300 mm at 300 mm f11 100 ISO


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