M51 – Whirlpool Galaxy | Wynn Myers

Wynn Myers
Location of photo
Uwahrrie, NC
Date/Time of photo
Feb 21, 2009
* Orion 120ED Refractor * Atlas EQ-G mount * Orion Starshoot autoguider * Canon 350D DSLR - self modified
The collision of two galaxies. Image was taken from our dark sky spot near Uwharrie, NC. Feb. 21, 2009. Seeing was excellent. The temp was 15 deg. F. • 21x5 min @ 800 ISO lights, darks * Captured and Processed in Nebulosity (Mac version) * Post Processing in Photoshop CS4
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