IC5070 - The Pelican Nebula

The Pelican in HA

The Pelican Nebula in Cygnus  
STL11000 w Astronomik 6nm H-Alpha filter
AP155 EDF F/7 w Robofocus
5 x 30 min self-guided on an AP900GTO mount
Acquired, Flats and Darks subtracted in CCDSoft5
Alignment and Sigma Reject combine in Maxim
Levels, curves, HPass Filters and Contrast adjustment in CS4

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Click HERE to see the same image taken 3 years ago with my ST10XME and FSQ - same field of view at half the resolution.

Flesherton, Ontario
July 5 2009