Horsehead (Barnard 33 in IC 434) and Flame Nebula (NGC 2024)

Horsehead and Flame Nebula in Ha

Object:

Horsehead (Barnard 33 in IC 434) and Flame Nebula (NGC 2024)

Date:

November 22 & 23 (Ha) 2013

Equipment:

Telescope: Takahashi Sky 90II with F/4.5 reducer/flattener

Camera: SBIG ST-10XME w/ CFW10 (Astrodon 3nm Ha Filter)

Autoguider: Orion Starshoot

Guidescope: Orion 50mm

Mount: Celestron CG-5 Mount

Exposure Info: Ha: 11 x 900 seconds
Total Exposure Time: 2 Hours 45 mins

Processing:

Maxim DL 5.23, Photoshop CS6, CCDSharp

Notes:

Used a dual layering technique to preserve the stars and expose the detail in the nebula

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