11/23/2003 6:38:24 AM
The Orion Nebula (M42)taken from Springfield, MO (mag 4.3 sky) in Nov. 2003. Takahashi TOA-130 5" apochromatic refractor, Canon 10d camera (nine 100-second images combined in Images Plus).
11/23/2003 6:33:48 AM
The Perseus Double Cluster, taken from Fair Grove, MO (mag 5.4 sky) in Oct. 2003. Takahashi "Sky90" 3.5" apochromatic refractor, Canon 10d camera (four 2-minute images @ 400 ISO combined in Images Plus).
11/20/2003 10:12:39 PM
M45 - The Pleiades
Taken with an Orion F/6 4" Achro piggybacked on the 12" LX200 in my Dome.
Camera used was a Canon 10D at ISO 800
Total of 5 (2min) images stacked using PS, 2 darks were removed and levels adjusted.