CharlotteSkies - TRoyTsounis
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NGC 7000
Amazingly resembles the North American continent with a vast amount of hydrogen regions.
Captured September 3rd and 4th 2009 in Charlotte, Vermont
This is a R-blend H-alpha composite which consist of incorporating the H-alpha data in the Red channel while combing the RGB channels.
The H-alpha data enhances the nebulous regions particularly along the borders.
RGB data 1hour and 40minutes combined with 6 hours of H-alpha data for a total of over 7 hours of data collected.
Astronomy POD
http://www.astronomy.com/asy/default.aspx?c=pod&id=186&aid=8902

Date:September 3rd +4th 2009
Scope:Televue NP101
Mount:Losmandy G11 equip-DSIPro1 and PHD software.
CCD:QHY8
Exposures:10*600sec RGB + 30x720sec H-Alpha

Software:Nebulosity 2 for image capture
Each image was calibrated using Flats and bias stacked using Deep Sky Stacker
PixInsight stretching,color balance
Photoshop CS2 final post processing

NGC7000North American Nebula