Recent MetaGuide Images, mostly with C11 on CGE or CGE-Pro

M1
M1 narrow band
NGC1275
NGC1275 in the Perseus galaxy cluster
IC5070
IC5070 in Pelican Nebula
Elephant
Elephant's trunk
M106
M106 LRGBHa
M101
M101 LRGB
NGC6995
NGC6995 LRGB
Cone
IC63 Cone Nebula Ha
Bubble
Bubble Nebula Ha
Pacman
Pacman Nebula Ha
Pickering
Pickering's Triangle Ha
MultiObject
MultiObjectNight
Comet
CometTracking - MG feature

Mostly C11 on CGE/Pro

Images mostly taken with C11 on CGE or CGE-Pro, guided with MetaGuide and OAG

C11/CGE OTA and mount cost approx. $4k - much less than the mount alone for high-end setups. The C11 on CGE-Pro is currently $6999, which is still much less

Lumenera SkyNyx 2-0m or QHY5L-ii USB video cameras for guiding

Starlight Xpress SXVF-h9 mono camera

Images processed without masks

Gentle processing with no "star rounding" or extreme colors

ImagesPlus for calibration and DDP

PhotoShop for colors and curves

Some sharpening in DDP and wavelets

Some star reduction in IP

Processing details included

Most fwhm's noted, and some images include raw sub-exposures to show the guiding performance

No masks or selective processing used