Heart of the Heart Nebula | Jim Lafferty

Jim Lafferty
Location of photo
Redlands, Ca
Date/Time of photo
Nov-Dec 2007
Scope-Takahashi FSQ-106N, SBIG ST2000xm with Astrodon Filters, Takahashi NJP Temma 2 mount.
IC 1805, the "heart" of the Heart Nebula in Narrowband, from Redlands, Ca. Imaged with my FSQ106N and ST2000xm with astrodon filters. Guided on my NJP mount with an sbig e-finder/remote guide head assembly. Ha-SII-Ha-OIII. unbinned for a total exposure time of 14.2 hours,on the nights of November 14, 15, 18, 19, and December 3 and 4, 2007 from my Skyshed POD. Ha was 280 minutes, SII was 280 minutes and OIII was 300 minutes, unbinned. Processed with Maxim DL, CCD Stack, and Photoshop CS2.
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