Comet Holmes, its a bright one! | Robert stuart

Robert stuart
Location of photo
Rhayader, Powys, Wales U.K
Date/Time of photo
21:00 ut
Nikon D80 on Celestron C8-N f5 on EQ6 Pro SkyScan mount,15s exposure iso 320 RAW image processed in Adobe Photoshop CS3 for contrast and luminosity, converted to JPEG
Central nucleus surrounded by structured halo showing variations in brightness plus faint dark semicircular structure to one side of the halo.
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