I have started to work on the Rosette Nebula. Due to the 45% illuminated waxing moon, I started with h-alpha. I managed to get 10 good exposures on the night of january 26th. I will continue to collect more h-alpha, and when the conditions are good enough RGB image data.
This is the result so far:
Object: NGC2037 / Caldwell 49 The Rosette Nebula Date: 26.01.2015 Location: Backyard, Asker, NO Camera: SBIG-STT-8300 MONO CCD Optics: Takahashi FSQ-106EDX III 530mm f/5.0 Exposure: Ha 10x1200sec Filter: Astrodon Hydrogen Alpha 5nm Calibration: Darks, Bias Guiding: MaxIm DL, SBIG Selfguiding FW Post processing: MaxIm DL, Photoshop CS5