PixLimit

deep-sky imaging by Peter Bresseler from Hamburg

techniques

lucky imaging and conventional CCD imaging
My vision,
Use a cheap and simple equipment and achieve good and deep results  ... no stress, no guiding, no bias, no cooling... and have fun with lucky imaging and fast CMOS Cams :)

gallery

my latest images

NGC 3242

NGC3242

Technical Details:
Observing Site: Hamburg, Germany
Dates: 01/2017
Camera: ASI224MC
Telescope: C9.25 @f/5
Mount: Skywatcher HEQ5 Pro
Filters: no
Exposure: 3 x 1200 x 0.5 s
Software: FireCapture, AS!2, PS
Comment:

M 108

M108

Technical Details:
Observing Site: Hamburg, Germany
Dates: 04/2016
Camera: ASI224MC
Telescope: C11 @f/5
Mount: Skywatcher HEQ5 Pro
Filters: no
Exposure: 15 x 300 x 1 s
Software: FireCapture, AS!2, PS
Comment: difficult to eliminate amp-glow to flat background

NGC 7662

NGC 7662

Technical Details:
Observing Site: Lueneburg, Germany
Dates: 2013
Camera: ASI120MM
Telescope: TEC 200 MC, 8" F/15.5 Maksutov Cassegrain
Mount: Astro Physics 1200 GTO
Filters: no
Exposure: 600 x 1 s
Software: FireCapture, PS
Comment:

M 76, NGC 650

M 76

Technical Details:
Observing Site: Lueneburg, Germany
Dates: 2013
Camera: ATIK314L+
Telescope: DSI RC 10"
Mount: 1200 GTO Astro Physics
Filters: OIII, HA
Exposure: 6x 600 s H-Alpha, 6x 600 s OIII
Software: MaximDL, Photoshop
Comment: conventional CCD imaging

NGC 2371

NGC2371

Technical Details:
Observing Site: Lueneburg, Germany
Dates: 2013
Camera: ATIK314L+
Telescope: DSI RC 10"
Mount: 1200 GTO Astro Physics
Filters: OIII, HA
Exposure: 6x 600 s H-Alpha, 6x 600 s OIII
Processing Software: MaximDL, Photoshop
Comment: conventional CCD imaging

Abell 21

Abell21

Technical Details:
Observing Site: Lueneburg, Germany
Dates: 2013
Camera: ATIK314L+
Telescope: DSI RC 10"
Mount: 1200 GTO Astro Physics
Filters: OIII, HA
Exposure: 9x 600 s H-Alpha, 9x 600 s OIII
Processing Software: MaximDL, Photoshop
Comment: conventional CCD imaging

IC 1805

ic1805

Technical Details:
Observing Site: Lueneburg, Germany
Dates: 2013
Camera: ATIK314L+
Telescope: DSI RC 10"
Mount: 1200 GTO Astro Physics
Filters: OIII, HA
Exposure: 6x 600 s H-Alpha, 6x 600 s OIII
Processing Software: MaximDL, Photoshop
Comment: conventional CCD imaging

equipment

equipment

 

Celestron Schmidt Cassegrain C8 SC XLT 203/2030 mm Schmidt-Cassegrain with HEQ5 SkyScan Pro GoTo mount.

 

visual setup

about me

about me

 

 

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