Emission and Reflection | Derek Bill

Photographer
Derek Bill
Email
degrbi@roadrunner.com
Location of photo
Beaver Meadow Observatory, Java NY
Date/Time of photo
10/24/2008 10pm
Equipment
Celestron CG-5 mount, guided with PHD Imaging-Modified CanonXT thru 8" f7.5 reflector with .63 focal reducer. Guiding-Meade DSI Pro thru an Orion ST80.
Description
This is an image of the central part of Cassiopeia, the peak of the "W". IC63 and IC59 are both very faint objects and difficult to image. This was a stack of twelve images, each eight minutes in duration at 800iso.