Veil Nebula widefield in Halpha, [OIII] and [SII] from Epsilon 180ED and IMG6303 with FLI PDF Focuser

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Ha = Red, [OIII] = Green, [SII]  = Blue

Taken on October 7, 2006 from my backyard in Castro Valley, California

Takahashi Epsilon 180ED imaging scope (f/2.8, F=500mm)

Finger Lakes IMG6303E imaging camera operated at -26C

Finger Lakes CFW7 Filter wheel

Finger Lakes PDF Focuser with custom made adaptors (First Light)

Takahashi FCT76 guide scope

SBIG ST7ME guide camera operated at -10C

6 exposures of 10 minutes through Halpha filter

6 exposures of 10 minutes through [SII] filter

6 exposures of 10 minutes through [OIII] filter

Three hours total exposure time

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