Orion Nebula | Matsopoulos Theofanis

Photographer
Matsopoulos Theofanis
Email
fannousa@yahoo.gr
Location of photo
Zagori, Fragades, Greece
Date/Time of photo
2/1/2011
Equipment
Camera:Canon Eos 20D mod Lens:Danubia Japan 500mm f8 Mount:Meade LX 200 Autoguider:Meade DSI
Description
Great Orion Nebula (M42 or NGC 1976) is one of the most famous objects in the winter sky. Easy visible with the naked eye, becomes fabulus with a small amateur telescope. The picture shows the main nebula and the smaller nebulosity NGC 1977. Totel exposure 73 minutes(6X7 min, 6X3 min, 6X30 sec). ISO:1600 Digitally processed with Maxim DL and Photoshop