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Part of NGC 7000: Mexico area, Constellation of Cygnus

A portion of the North America nebula, NGC 7000, Mexico area. Camera orientation is not the best for this area, should be rotated 90 degrees. First imaging sequence where I used flats during processing.

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Photograph Information
LocationClearfield Observatory
TelescopeAP130 @ f6 w/field flattner
CameraCanon 350D, Hutech modified type I
ExposureStack of 24, 6 minute exposures at ISO 800
Notes37°F, 87%rh, good transparancy

Initial RAW conversion, registration and stacking in IRIS.
Noise reduction in PixInsight LE 1.02 Additional adjustments in Photoshop CS2

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