Infrared Astro - ericsimages

742nm IR+Ha on M42

A Bicolor process of M42 shot in Ha and combined with 742nm IR data

Telescope: Takahashi FSQ-106ED with CAA
Mount: Astro-physics Mach1 GTO
Guider: Meade DSI Pro through Astrodon MMOAG, with 2 Px Dither
CCD: Finger Lakes Instruments ML11002 CCD, with 65mm shutter
Fiter Wheel: Finger Lakes Instruments CFW-2-7
Filters: Astrodon 3nm Ha, Astronomik Proplanet 742

Software: MaximDL, Registar, Photoshop CS3 with Carboni & GXT
Location: Light polluted back yard in El Paso, Texas

Polar Alignment: PoleAlignMax