Flame and Horsehead Nebulae | Alex Mowery

Photographer
Alex Mowery
Email
moweryja@gmail.com
Location of photo
Ballentine, SC
Date/Time of photo
December 28-29, 2011
Equipment
Camera: Orion Starshoot Pro V2 Color CCD Telescope: Orion EON 80mm Refractor piggybacked Other Equipment: Autoguiding with Orion Starshoot Autoguider through Celestron CPC-800 Exposure: 35 x 5 mins Processing: Light frames calibrated with dark, bias, and flat frames. Acquisition and Digital Development in MaxIM DL, other processing in Photoshop CS3
Description
This photo of the Alnitak region of the Orion Molecular Cloud Complex shows the Flame Nebula and Horsehead Nebula.
Website
www.physics.sc.edu/~melton