Object name: BARNARD033

Designation(s): BARNARD033,

The Horsehead Nebula, B33, was my very first attempt at both an H alpha image and running a script file to control imaging while I slept. This was before I had a temperature compensating focuser and proper image processing software. Still, I got rather lucky in that the temperature was stable. Stars show improper processing but the original FITS files are buried in my basement out of easy reach so I didn\'t reprocess it. I should take color data for this field but so far that hasn\'t happened.

This image is reproduced at 1.5\" per pixel rather than my usual 1\" per pixel.

14\" LX200R @ f/10, Ha=3x30\', STL-11000XM, Paramount ME