NGC 1514 The Crystal Ball Nebula | Ronald Stanley

Photographer
Ronald Stanley
Email
rwstanley2003@sbcglobal.net
Location of photo
Columbia Observatory, Cary, Il
Date/Time of photo
11/10/07 & 11/16/07 3:00-9:00 UT
Equipment
Intes Micro MK-809 @ f/10 Tak Sky 90 guideswcope Starlight Xpress SXV-H9 imaging camera Starlight Xpress MX 716 guiding camera Astronomik LRGB filters Mountain Instruments MI-250 GEM LRGB 315/72/63/128 acquired with CCDAutopilot 3.4. Processed with Maxim DL and Photoshop CS2
Description
Dim planetary nebula in Taurus highlighted by an outer shell that is expanding from a pair of tightly orbiting binary stars.
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