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I am a software engineer, working with , ( ). In my free time I do and . I will be posting the photos I take with my telesope here.

I care about , , , and

I have just seen the on netflix, one of the best documentaries on the topic so far imo

An older that is the result of a collaboration with a user on Discord.

The M63 or sunflower galaxy is one of our neighbours located ~30 million light years away. Having a in its core that has the mass of over 850 million times more than our sun.

Totaling around 10 hours of total exposure time using DSLR and a Moravian G2 8300

NGC6888 The Crescent in LRGB

Second with my new setup. Got the spacing between the focal reducer and the sensor close to its optimum.

The Crescent nebula is matther thats being formed into a cloud shape from stellar winds. Wolf-Reyet stars produce magnetic winds in space, pushing / moving ionised gases like hydrogen, oxygen, etc...

a bit over 3 hours of total time

The first taken with the new setup.

This is a small part of the North America (or NGC7000) called the Cygnus Wall.

Taken with a camera using a Ha (hydrogen alpha) and RGB filters resulting in a HaRGB color image (Luminance = Ha, RGB). So it's basically a true color photo!

The nebula is one of the most dense star forming regions of our

Successfully tested my new setup yesterday, Running on a controlling everything

Can't wait to take some awesome photos with this new setup!

Been working on my setup, got all the mounted on top of my GSO RC 8" telescope.

Everything is controll with and a 4 now that runs off a 48Ah 12V lithium battery.

Cant wait to get the first photos with my new setup!

One of my older photos:

M27 - The

This nebula is a so called planetary nebula, a dying that shed away its outer layer of gas and collapsed into a white dwarf.
When our sun reaches its end of its life, it might look similar to this when looked at from a distant alien world. Located around 1200 light years away

Taken with
7D MKII
GSO RC 8"
AVX

So many !! This is NGC6888 or the Crescent . This nebula is formed by stellar winds from a Wolf-Rayet . The nebula is several dozen in diameter and still expanding!

This nebula is located towards the center of the

A total of 2 hours of exposure time with GSO RC8", Celestron AVX and the 7D MII.

Shot at 1620mm
12x 600s exposures

I am a software engineer, working with , ( ). In my free time I do and . I will be posting the photos I take with my telesope here.

I care about , , , and

A I took back in 2018

The Leo Triplet, three neighboring forming their own neighborhood. Located roughly 35 million light years from earth.

The triplet consists of M66, M65 and NGC3628 (The hamburger )

This was a with a friend, totaling over 8 hours of exposure time

Taken with
AVX | Canon 7D MkII | TS 8"RC (and the TS 6" RC)

My newest photo:

M101 - The Pinwheel galaxy

The is located around 17.5 Million light years from earth and is the home to around 1 trillion star systems. This makes is quite a bit bigger than our own galaxy, the milky way.

Attached is also an annotated version of the photos, showing a lot of tiny / very distant galaxies

Taken with
TS 8" RC | Canon 7D Mark II | Losmandy G11

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