Matt Harbison’s gallery

Matt Harbison

 

A life long photographer- Matt Harbison has been photographing space and using QHY cameras for ten years. Having created a full color 200 panel mosaic with a QHY16200, he is now working with a QHY600 on a multi-year project to create and interactive sky survey. When he’s not shooting deep sky objects he enjoys solar astronomy with his QHY174 camera.

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A Series CCD Cameras USING QHYCCD CAMERAS

QHY600PH M/C USING QHYCCD CAMERAS

QHY5L-II M/C USING QHYCCD CAMERAS

Matt Harbison

A life long photographer- Matt Harbison has been photographing space and using QHY cameras for ten years. Having created a full color 200 panel mosaic with a QHY16200, he is now working with a QHY600 on a multi-year project to create and interactive sky survey. 【Messier 13 The Great Globular Cluster in Hercules】

Imaging cameras: QHY 16200A

Guiding cameras: QHY-5-L-II-M QHY5-II Mono

Imaging telescopes or lenses: William Optics FLT 132 Triplet APO Scope #2

Mounts: Astro-Physics Mach 1 GTO

Focal reducers: William Optics Reducer 0.80 #2

Software: Sequence Generator Pro · PixInsight · Adobe Photoshop photoshop PS · Adobe Lightroom LR

Filters: Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2 Astrodon Blue · Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2 Astrodon Green · Astrodon Red Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2 Astrodon Red · Astrodon Lum Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2 Astrodon Luminance · Astrodon Ha 3nm

Accessory: QHY Med OAG QHYOAG-M · Moonlite DRO focuser&rotator Moonlite DRO Focuser & Rotator · Optec Alnitak Flip-Flat Flat Fielder · Moonlite Crayford Focuser with motor

Dates:April 17, 2020 , April 18, 2020 , April 19, 2020 , April 21, 2020 , May 16, 2020 , May 17, 2020 , May 18, 2020

Frames:
Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2 Astrodon Blue: 40×120″ -12C bin 1×1
Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2 Astrodon Blue: 60×180″ -12C bin 1×1
Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2 Astrodon Green: 60×120″ -12C bin 1×1
Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2 Astrodon Green: 60×180″ -12C bin 1×1
Astrodon Lum Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2 Astrodon Luminance: 40×120″ -12C bin 1×1
Astrodon Lum Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2 Astrodon Luminance: 60×180″ -12C bin 1×1
Astrodon Red Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2 Astrodon Red: 40×120″ -12C bin 1×1
Astrodon Red Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2 Astrodon Red: 60×180″ -12C bin 1×1

Integration: 18.0 hours

Resolution: 4454×2784

Locations: MaRIO, Marathon, Texas, None【NGC1333】

Imaging cameras: QHY 16200A

Imaging telescopes or lenses: William Optics FLT 132 Triplet APO Scope #2

Mounts: Astro-Physics Mach 1 GTO

Guiding cameras: QHY-5-L-II-M QHY5-II Mono

Focal reducers: William Optics Reducer 0.80 #2

Software: PixInsight · Adobe Photoshop photoshop PS · Sequence Generator Pro · Adobe Lightroom LR

Filters: Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2 Astrodon Blue · Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2 Astrodon Green · Astrodon Red Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2 Astrodon Red · Astrodon Lum Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2 Astrodon Luminance · Astrodon Ha 3nm

Accessory: QHY Med OAG QHYOAG-M · Moonlite DRO focuser&rotator Moonlite DRO Focuser & Rotator · Optec Alnitak Flip-Flat Flat Fielder · Moonlite Crayford Focuser with motor

Dates:Oct. 29, 2019 , Nov. 1, 2019 , Nov. 2, 2019 , Dec. 1, 2019

Frames:
Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2 Astrodon Blue: 80×180″ -15C bin 1×1
Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2 Astrodon Green: 80×180″ -15C bin 1×1
Astrodon Lum Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2 Astrodon Luminance: 214×180″ -15C bin 1×1
Astrodon Red Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2 Astrodon Red: 80×180″ -15C bin 1×1

Integration: 22.7 hours

Resolution: 4000×2988

Locations: MaRIO, Marathon, Texas, None【The Spaghetti Nebula and the Star AlnathMatt Harbison】

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FSQ-106EDX IV

Imaging cameras: QHYCCD QHY600

Mounts: Astro-Physics Mach 1 GTO

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Willam Optics 50mm Guidescope

Guiding cameras: QHY-5-L-II-M QHY5-II Mono

Focal reducers: Takahashi 645 0.72X for FSQ106

Software: PixInsight · Adobe Photoshop photoshop PS · Sequence Generator Pro · Adobe Lightroom LR

Filters: Baader OIII 8.5nm 50mm Unmounted · Baader Ha Narrowband 7nm 50mm Unmounted · Antlia Pro Blue 3mm · Antlia Pro Green 3mm · Antlia Pro Red 3mm · Antlia Pro Luminance 3mm

Accessory: QHYCFW3-M QHYCFW3 Filter Wheel · Optec Alnitak Flip-Flat Flat Fielder · Moonlite NightCrawler 35 Moonlite NC WR35

Dates:Feb. 5, 2021 , Feb. 9, 2021 , Feb. 12, 2021 , March 5, 2021 , March 26, 2021 , April 2, 2021

Frames:
Antlia Pro Blue 3mm: 180×60″ (3h) -5C bin 1×1
Antlia Pro Green 3mm: 180×60″ (3h) -5C bin 1×1
Antlia Pro Luminance 3mm: 180×60″ (3h) -5C bin 1×1
Antlia Pro Red 3mm: 180×60″ (3h) -5C bin 1×1
Baader Ha Narrowband 7nm 50mm Unmounted: 35×1800″ (17h 30′) -5C bin 1×1
Baader OIII 8.5nm 50mm Unmounted: 35×1800″ (17h 30′) -5C bin 1×1

Integration: 47h【The Seagull Nebula – IC 2177 – 3 Panel Mosaic】

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FSQ-106EDX IV

Imaging cameras: QHYCCD QHY600

Mounts: Astro-Physics Mach 1 GTO

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Willam Optics 50mm Guidescope

Guiding cameras: QHY-5-L-II-M QHY5-II Mono

Focal reducers: Takahashi 645 0.72X for FSQ106

Software: PixInsight · Sequence Generator Pro · Adobe Lightroom LR

Filters: Antlia Pro Blue 3mm · Antlia Pro Green 3mm · Antlia Pro Red 3mm · Antlia Pro Luminance 3mm

Accessory: QHYCFW3-M QHYCFW3 Filter Wheel

Dates:Feb. 22, 2021 , Feb. 23, 2021 , Feb. 24, 2021 , Feb. 26, 2021 , March 5, 2021

Frames:
Antlia Pro Blue 3mm: 180×60″ (3h) -5C bin 1×1
Antlia Pro Green 3mm: 180×60″ (3h) -5C bin 1×1
Antlia Pro Luminance 3mm: 180×60″ (3h) -5C bin 1×1
Antlia Pro Red 3mm: 180×60″ (3h) -5C bin 1×1
Baader Ha Narrowband 7nm 50mm Unmounted: 75×1800″ (37h 30′) -5C bin 1×1
Baader OIII 8.5nm 50mm Unmounted: 45×1800″ (22h 30′) -5C bin 1×1

Integration: 72h【ORION – a 200 panel mosaic】

Imaging telescopes or lenses: William Optics FLT 132 Triplet APO WOFLT132 · William Optics FLT 132 Triplet APO Scope #2

Imaging cameras: QHY 16200A 16200 #2 · QHY 16200A

Mounts: Astro-Physics Mach 1 GTO · Astro-Physics 1100 GTO

Guiding cameras: QHY-5-L-II-M QHY5-II Mono

Focal reducers: William Optics Reducer WO 0.80 #1 · William Optics Reducer 0.80 #2

Software: PixInsight · Adobe Photoshop photoshop PS · Sequence Generator Pro

Filters: Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2 Astrodon Blue · Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2 Astrodon Green · Astrodon Red Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2 Astrodon Red · Astrodon Lum Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2 Astrodon Luminance

Accessory: Moonlite DRO focuser&rotator Moonlite DRO Focuser & Rotator

Dates:Sept. 11, 2015 , Sept. 4, 2020

Frames:
Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2 Astrodon Blue: 3204×180″ (160h 12′) -15C bin 1×1
Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2 Astrodon Green: 3204×180″ (160h 12′) -15C bin 1×1
Astrodon Lum Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2 Astrodon Luminance: 3204×180″ (160h 12′) -15C bin 1×1
Astrodon Red Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2 Astrodon Red: 3204×180″ (160h 12′) -15C bin 1×1

Integration: 640h 48′