Location of photoAnza, CA
Date/Time of photo2007-11-18
EquipmentI used a Hutech modified Canon Digital Rebel XTi Camera with a Sigma 30mm lens on a Takahashi EM-10 equatorial mount.
The shot is a composite of 20 images that are each 5 minutes long taken at ISO400 f/4.0.
Stacking of the images was done in ImagesPlus 2.80 software and final processing in Adobe Photoshop CS2.
DescriptionThis is a widefield shot of the Orion constellation region. Not only in the familiar shape of the constaellation is visible, but also the bright red loop known as Barnard's Loop, The Rosette Nebula in the upper left as well as the bright start Sirius in the lower left of the frame.