M27 - The Dumbbell Nebula
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Object:  M27 - The Dumbbell Nebula:  A planetary nebula located in the constellation Vulpecula.  An estimated distance of 900 light years. A visual
brightness of 7.5 (mag).

Telelscope: SV80L - f/7.5 - piggybacked on LX200

Camera:  Starlight Xpress SXV-H9

Guiding:  SXV Guider through LX200 10" f/4.0  

Exposures:  Lum = 25 X 2 min each (50 min total), RGB 8 X 2 min each ( 16 min total Each)

Filters:  Schuler L RGcBc Filter Set

Comments:  Taken from Home.  Captured and processed with AA3,   Combined / Registered with RegiStar.  Curve adjustments with PhotoShop 7.  
Second attempt with M27 and first LRGB with M27
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