Image Acquisition Information
Telescope: 16" RCOS Ritchey-Chretien Telescope (ion milled at f/9)
Location: The Lost Valley Observatory, loated at Sierra Remote
in the Sierra Nevada Mountains of California
Camera: SBIG STL-6303
Guiding: Astrodon MOAG AOG (SBIG 237 with .65 FLR)
Filters: Astrodon R, G, B
Mount: Software Bisque Paramount ME
Acquisition Programs: The Sky,CCDAutopliot III, CCD Soft.
Processing Programs: CCDStack, Maxim DL, Photoshop CS3
Date:: November 28-December 31, 2007
Time 12x20 min ( 4 hours) each
for R, G, B: total 12 hrs
Processing: CCD Stack and PhotoShop CS/3
Image Information: IC 1805 is the designation of a young star cluster and the emission nebula surrounding it. The Heart
Nebula (IC 1805) and Soul Nebula (IC 1848) are in close proximity in Cassiopia. .
Processing Comments: Color
Image, RGB, assembled in Maxim DL, with further processing (levels/curves, High Pass Filter, Kodac Gem) in PS CS3).