Orion's Belt in Ha | Kevin Rasso

Kevin Rasso
Location of photo
Summerville SC
Date/Time of photo
January 16, 2012 early morning
QSI 532ws M1 with Nikon 50mm f/1.4D Lens (stopped to f/4) piggybacked on Meade 10" LX200GPS with DSI Pro guiding. Astronomik 13nm Ha filter used. Camera control via MaxIm. Processing via MaxIm and CCDS2. Post processing via PS CS4.
Widefield of Orion's Belt. Near center are the Flame and Horsehead Nebulae. Right of center is the Orion Nebula. Arcing across the bottom is Barnard's Loop. 10 x 5 minute subexposures through a Ha filter from my suburban backyard.
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