Pinwheel Galaxy M101

Pinwheel Galaxy M101 Pinwheel Galaxy M101 Luminance Layer
Object: Pinwheel Galaxy (M101)
Date: RGB: May 18, 19

Luminance: May 27, 28

Equipment: Telescope: Celestron C9.25 (1481mm @ f/6.3)

Camera: QSI 632 WSG-8 (Astrodon 31mm E Series Gen 2 LRGB) + Lodestar X2

Mount: Losmandy G11/Gemini 2 GoTo

Exposure Info:  

Lum: 18 x 600s

R: 6 x 300s

G: 6 x 300s

B: 6 x 300s

Total Ha exposure: 4 hours 30 mins

Processing: Maxim DL 5.23, Photoshop CS6,
Notes: First light with the QSI 632 and first galaxy properly captured with C9.25