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What's New in the Showcase

Here are the newest images that have been posted to the Showcase galleries that have been added to the database. You can occasionally find even newer images in the Build Gallery where we stage images to be added to the database - click here.


IC 1848 - The Soul Nebula by Dennis RoscoeIC 1848 - The Soul Nebula
Scope: Takahashi TOA-130F f/5.3, Camera: SBIG STF-8300M. Ha: 13x15 min, OIII: 13x15 min, SII: 13x15 min. Total: 7.25 hrs. Process: PixInsight.
Sep. 2019
Photo by: Dennis Roscoe

M27 - The Dumbbell Nebula  by Shubhendu SadhukhanM27 - The Dumbbell Nebula
Scope: Meade 6inch F5 Reflector, Cam: Canon T3i Astro Mod TEC Cooled @ ISO800. Ha: 22X6', OIII: 44X6', RGB: 30X1'. Total: 6 hrs, 36 min.
Sep. 2019
Photo by: Shubhendu Sadhukhan

The Helix by Mike BauerNGC 7293 - The Helix
Scope: 16" F5.2 Newtonian, Cam: Canon 6D, no filters. Exp: 45X120". Total: 90 minutes. Process: TheSky6, Sitech, PHD2, APT, PixInsight.
Sep. 2019
Photo by: Mike Bauer

Andromeda Galaxy by Jeff KraehnkeM31 / M32 / M110 - Andromeda Galaxy
Scope: Stellarvue SV70T f/4.8, Cam: QSI690. Filters: Astrodon LRGBHa(5nm). LRGB: 11x5mins, Ha: 11x10mins. Total: 5.5 hours. Process: PixInsight and Photoshop. Full res/info at Astrobin. Sep. 2019.
Photo: Jeff Kraehnke

M33 by Mike BauerM33 - Triangulum Galaxy
Scope: Celestron C14 f/11 @ f/7.7. Cam: Canon 6D @ ISO1600. 20 one minute subs. Process: TheSky6, focuser, APT for imaging, PHD2.
Sep. 2019
Photo by: Mike Bauer

M16 by Mike BauerM16 - Eagle Nebula
Scope: Celestron C14 f/11 @ f/7.7. Cam: Canon 6D @ ISO1600. 20 one minute subs. Process: TheSky6, focuser, APT for imaging, PHD2.
Sep. 2019
Photo by: Mike Bauer

Lion Nebula by Gabe ShaunghnessySh2-132 - Lion Nebula
Scope: TMB130SS @ f/5, Cam: QHY16200A. Ha: 11x15min, OIII: 12x15min, SII: 10x15min. 8.3 hrs. Process: Voyager, PHD2, APCC, Pixinsight. Full res/info at Astrobin.Sep. 2019
Photo by: Gabe Shaughnessy

North American and Pelican Nebulas by Shubhendu SadhukhanNorth American and Pelican Nebulas
Lens: Canon 70-200 F2.8ISLII @200mm F8, Cam: Canon T3i Astro Mod TEC Cooled. Exp @ISO800 - Ha: 30X8', OIII: 30X8'.
Sep. 2019
Photo by: Shubhendu Sadhukhan

Bubble Nebula and M52 by Dennis RoscoeNGC 7635 - Bubble Nebula and M52
Scope: Takahashi TOA-130F f/5.3, Camera: SBIG STF-8300M. Exp: Ha: 14X15', OIII: 14X15'. Total: 7 hours. Process: PixInsight.
Sep. 2019
Photo by: Dennis Roscoe

Bubble Nebula by Girish MuralidharanBubble Nebula
Scope: Celestron SCT 6, Cam: ASI183MM Pro. Exposure: Ha, OII, SII. Process: Pleiades Astrophoto PixinsIght. Full res at Astrobin. Aug. 2019
Photo by: Girish Muralidharan

Lagoon Nebula by Girish MuralidharanLagoon Nebula
Scope: Stellarvue 102 ED, Cam: ASI183MM Pro. Exp - Ha:12x900", OIII:12x900", SII:12x900". Total: 9.0 hours. Process: Pleiades Astrophoto PixinsIght. Full res at Astrobin. Aug. 2019
Photo by: Girish Muralidharan

M27 by Jim BakicM27 - Dumbbell Nebula
Scope: Astro Tech AT72ED II, Camera: Unmodified Canon T6 at 800 ISO. Exp: 15X4'. Total: 1 hr. Process: Astro Pixel Processor, GIMP. Aug. 2019
Photo by: Jim Bakic

M78 by Jeff KraehnkeM78
Scope: SVA130T-IS f/5 Stellarvue 130, Cam: QSI 690WSG-8, Exp - B: 7x600", G: 7X600", R: 7x600". Total: 3.5 hours. Process: PixInsight 1.8 Ripley, PHD2. Aug. 2019.
Photo: Jeff Kraehnke

Eastern Veil by Jason DoyleNGC 6992 - Eastern Veil Nebula
Scope: Sky-Watcher Evostar 72ED, Cam: ZWO ASI 178MC-Cool. Frames: 341x30". Total: 2.8 hours. Process: Deepsky Stacker 4.1.1, SharpCap Pro 3.1, Photoshop. Full res at Astrobin. Aug. 2019
Photo by: Jason Doyle

Saturn by Lee KeithSaturn - Aug. 14, 2019
Scope: 180mm Maksutov-Cassegrain, Camera: NexImage5 & NexImage Burst Mono cameras with ADC. Process: AutoStakkert2 & Registax & Photoshop. Aug. 2019
Photo: Lee Keith

M16  by Arun HegdeM16 - Eagle Nebula
MAS F-Scope: Stellarvue SVQ100 F5.8 Astrograph, Camera: ZWO ASI1600MM Cool. Ha: 15x300", OIII: 13x300", RGB: 10X60" each. Total: 2.3 hrs. Process: PixInsight. Full res/info at Astrobin. Aug. 2019
Photo by: Arun Hegde

M20 - The Trifid Nebula by Shubhendu SadhukhanM20 - The Trifid Nebula
Scope: Meade 6 inch F5 Reflector, Camera: Canon T3i Astro Mod TEC Cooled @ ISO800. Exp: 16X8'. Total: 2hrs, 8 min.
Aug. 2019
Photo by: Shubhendu Sadhukhan

Milky Way from Glacial National Park by Shariff AttayaSummer Milky Way
From Glaciel National Park.
Aug. 2019
Photo by: Shariff Attaya

Veil Nebula by Arun HegdeWestern Veil Nebula
Scope: Stellarvue SVX080T-3SV, Camera: 7D Mark II @ ISO 1600. Exp: 56x180 sec. Total: 168 min. Process: SGP, PixInsight, Lightroom. Full res/info at Astrobin. Aug. 2019
Photo by: Arun Hegde

M8 / M20 / M21 Region by Tom SchmidtkunzM8 - M20 - M21 Region of Sagittarius
Remote from New South Wales. Scope: Teleview NP127 refractor. Camera: FLI Proline 16803. Exp: RGB, 3X5' ea. Total: 45 min. Process: Nebulosity, Adobe Elements. Aug. 2019
Photo by: Tom Schmidtkunz

Barnard 72 - The Snake Nebula by Paul BorchardtBarnard 72 - The Snake Nebula
Scope: Stellarvue SVQ100 @ F5.8, Camera: ZWO ASI1600MM Cool, L: 40x30 sec, RGB: 140x30 sec. Total: 1.5 hrs. Process: SGP, PHD 2.6, Pixinsight, Photoshop CC. Full info/res at Astrobin. Aug. 2019
Photo by: Paul Borchardt

Pacman Nebula by Dennis RoscoeNGC 281 - Pacman Nebula
Scope: Takahashi TOA-130F f/5.3, Camera: SBIG STF-8300M. Exp: Ha: 11X15', OIII: 9X15'. Total: 165 min. Process: PixInsight.
Aug. 2019
Photo by: Dennis Roscoe

M20 and M21 by Paul BorchardtM20 - Trifid Nebula and M21
Scope: Stellarvue SVQ100 @ F5.8, Camera: ZWO ASI1600MM Cool. Ha: 12x300", L: 20x60", RGB: 60x60". Total: 2.3 hrs. Process: SGP, PHD 2.6, Pixinsight, Photoshop CC. Full info/res at Astrobin. Aug. 2019
Photo by: Paul Borchardt

M101 by Dennis RoscoeM101 - The Pinwheel Galaxy
Scope: 0.8 meter reflector on Mt. Lemmon, AZ. Processed using PixInsight.
Jul. 2019
Photo by: Dennis Roscoe

M8 by Shubhendu SadhukhanM8 - Lagoon Nebula
Scope: Meade 6inch F5 Reflactor, Camera: Canon T3i Astro Mod TEC Cooled @ ISO800. Ha: 20X6", OIII: 20X6". Total: 4 hrs.
Jul. 2019
Photo by: Shubhendu Sadhukhan