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Dusty Orion
Lens: 480 mm TS APO Camera: K3 II Photo Location: Ascheberg ISO: 800 Shutter Speed: Above 6s Aperture: F5.8 
Posted By: Pete_XL, 11-27-2016, 11:36 PM

The Orion Nebula (with its companion Running Man Nebula) is part of the Orion constellation that is dominant in the northern winter night skies.
The picture shows it embeded in dark dust nebulas.
Shot last Thursday with a K3 II and a small 480 mm APO refractor scope

Edit: ISO is ISO 100 not ISO 800. 50 x 180 s @ 480 mm F6

Last edited by Pete_XL; 11-28-2016 at 12:53 AM.
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11-28-2016, 03:03 AM   #2
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Simply stunning! Could you tell more about the rig?
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The detail is amazing. That is a great shot.
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That is a really great shot, like Sterby I would like to know more about your rig


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Great job!
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Simply stunning! Could you tell more about the rig?
Thank you!

I use:

Camera K3 II
Lens TS 80/480 mm Triplet APO F6
Mount Skywatcher AZ-EQ5
MGEN II Guider

I shoot from my balcony pillar in a quite lightpolluted suburban environment.
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That is an awesome image of Orion's Nebula! Well done!

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