The Great Nebula in Orion | Eric Jacob

Eric Jacob
Location of photo
Santa Barbara, CA
Date/Time of photo
November 17, 2006
102mm wide field refractor (500mm @ f/5), Canon EOS D10 camera. A series of 12 exposures, stacked and processed in PhotoShop CS. The nebula's heart (trapezium) is a 1 minute exposure.
A combination of emission and reflection nebulae.
All comments must follow the Sky & Telescope Terms of Use and will be moderated prior to posting. Please be civil in your comments. Sky & Telescope reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter’s username, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.


This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.