Location of photoSaint-Marceau (72), France
Date/Time of photoAugust 30th
EquipmentTelescope: Celestron C8 orange with Kendrick dew remover
Focuser: Moonlite CS2 with JMI motor
Mount: Atlas EQ-G Goto modified "Pierro-astro"
Camera: Canon EOS 40D (5 hours exposure)
Guiding: PL1M (QHY5) on Televue Pronto, with Takahashi TGM2 mount
Softwares: EQMod and Astrojan Tools for EOS with ASCOM protocol; PHDGuiding for autoguiding (pulse guide)
Post-processing: IRIS, Adobe Photoshop CS5
DescriptionThe Dumbell Nebula without any filter, just in real colours with a digital camera.