M16 Eagle Nebula | Bryant Hertel

Photographer
Bryant Hertel
Email
bhertel@cox.net
Location of photo
Farpoint Observatory
Date/Time of photo
July 6, 2007 23:30
Equipment
Telescope: Clyde Tombaugh 27" telescope at Farpoint Observatory Eskridge, KS. Camera: SBIG 1001-E using a B-G-R filter wheel assembly with a resolution of 1024x1024 (camera is mounted in the heart of the telescope)
Description
This is only my second attempt at deep space imagery utilizing the Clyde Tombaugh telescope at Farpoint Observatory. The detail is incredible as you can clearly make out the Pillars Of Creation.