A three hour exposure of one of my favorite dark nebulae taken in the Hydrogen Alpha spectrum.
Note: This image won 1st Place at the 2005 Southern Star Astronomical Convention Imaging Contest for the category "CCD Deep Sky"
Note: This image won 1st Place at the 2005 MidAtlantic Star Party Astrophotography Contest for the category "Nebula"
Note: This image was featured as ATWB Photo of the Day November 29, 2005
It's always interesting to look at these monochrome images in reverse video.
|Location:||MASP 2004, Robbins, NC|
|Optics:||Orion 80mm ED, 600mm f/7.5|
|Exposure:||12 x 15 min|