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HX916, Tak FS-60C @f5.9 w/ Baader Solar filter, on LX200 Saddle Mount (8/24/02)

Schuler Ha Filter astrophoto filter (normally used for DSO work), single exposure, 0.01 sec unbinned. Color added in Adobe Photoshop





Below are I few images I took on 11/11/01. I used the Olympus 2040 using afocal projection through the Mead 9.7mm Plossl for the first 2. The wide image was taken afocally projected through a 32mm Televue plossl. I used a homade off axis Baader filter, which lends a nice neutral color.