Location of photoTaxahaw, SC
Date/Time of photoAugust 13, 200610PM
EquipmentCanon 300D (Modified)
Celestron ASGT equatorial mount
Orion ED80 APO with 0.8x William Optics reducer/flattener
Processed in ImagesPlus and final cleanup with Photoshop CS.
DescriptionThe Trifid and Lagoon Nebulae, with neighboring cluster M21. This is, in my opinion, the most photogenic area of the sky.