M51 HaRGB

Photographer
Jeff Donaldson
Email
donaldsonj@bellaliant.net
Location of photo
Belt of Orion Observatory in Enfield, NS Canada
Date/Time of photo
May 15th,16th,23rd, 2015
Equipment
Celestron Nightscape 8300 OSC camera mounted on the Orion F4 8" newtonian Telescope and guided using the Orion 50mm guidescope and QHY5LII-M Camera, all riding on top of the Celestron CGEM mount. Baader 7nm 2" Filter used for the Ha frames.
Description
First shot using my new Nightscape and the Ha filter on a galaxy. Camera cooled to -12c. 48x300s for Color images and 5x1800s for the Ha Subs.