The Horsehead Nebula | Enrico Africa

Photographer
Enrico Africa
Email
eja24601@cinci.rr.com
Location of photo
Rancho Hidalgo, New Mexico
Date/Time of photo
December 2011
Equipment
Takahashi TOA-130F with flattener on an Astro-Physics 1200GTO mount. SBIG STL-6303 camera with STL-FW8 filter wheel and Astrodon LRGB filters. Self-guided using the STL-6303's built-in guide chip, positioned via an Astrodon Takometer camera rotator.
Description
This is the Horsehead nebula, shot in a dark sky site using H-alpha data in addition to standard LRGB
Website
http://www.skiesbyafrica.com/Nebulae/Horsehead.html