Pelican Nebula | Eric Jacob

Photographer
Eric Jacob
Email
ericjacob613@yahoo.com
Location of photo
Santa Barbara CA
Date/Time of photo
September 2007
Equipment
Celestron C102 refractor (500mm f/5), CG5 mount, Canon XTI (unmodified), TC80N3 sequence timer, broadband light pollution filter.
Description
115 exposures taken over 3 nights. Each exposure 2 minutes at ISO 1600. Dark frame subtracted and adaptive-stacked in Nebulosity from Stark Labs. Final processing in Photoshop CS. A larger version of this image, and the unprocessed raw stack of 115 frames, is available at http://www.cheapskate-astro.net
Website
http://www.cheapskate-astro.net
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