IC2944-The Lambda Centauri Nebula and Bok Globules | Guillermo Yanez

Photographer
Guillermo Yanez
Email
contacto@guillermo.cl
Location of photo
Lo Barnechea, Chile
Date/Time of photo
February 7, 2010
Equipment
Televue NP101is SBIG ST8300M Celestron CG5 mount Astronomik CLS filter (to fight extreme light pollution in my area)
Description
Emission nebula in Centauri (near the southern cross) that includes the particularly beautiful Bock globules where stars or even multiple star systems are formed. 18x5 min. mono exposure. Kappa sigma clipping. Images captured with CCDSoft, stacked with Deepskystacker and postprocessing with Photoshop elements (curves and level). Seeing 4/5; transparency 3/5
Website
www.guillermo.cl