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Big Andromeda galaxy (M31) | by xamad
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Big Andromeda galaxy (M31)

this is a single capture from August 2006, about one year ago, only now i'm learning astronomy processing and not a great capture, my 1st with a dsrl


this capture is taken with a LX10 meade fork and an astrocamera Baker-Schmidt d=20cm focal=400mm f/2 using my old Canon EOS 300D

exposure: 253 seconds - ISO 200

processing with Deepskystacker 2.6.3

raw processing:

Bayer matrix (no interp.)


light - entropy weighted average (high dynamic range)

darkframe - auto adaptive weighted average


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Taken on May 29, 2007