The wonders of image processing

                                            The Helix nebula processed in 2 ways:

                                   On the Left, LRGB with a little Ha enhancement.

                                          On the Right, S2-Ha-O3 Mapped as RGB

                                  In Both images the stars are natural colored RGB

                The Horsehead nebula - Hydrogen Alpha processed in Black and Whit

                                         On the Right, The outcome after stacking

                                On the Left, Same image after delicate detail processing

                                          

                                                M 45 with a Canon DSLR

                                 On the Right, The outcome after stacking.

                On the Left, Same image after full color and detail processing

                                                      The Horsehead nebula

           On the Right, The outcome after stacking and processing of the Ha channel

  On the Left, Same image after full color and detail processing coloring the Right image                    

 

 

 

 

                                 

                                 This is a six (6) panel mosaic taken over 3 years!!!

     With careful image processing you can't see the transitions between the frames

                Many images and examples can be seen here:

                            https://www.pbase.com/tango33

With the skills you will learn - terrestrial pictures can also benefit...

in these examples - On the Right - the original outcome from the camera (Iphone 6)

                                  - On the Left    - After image processing