Horsehead NGC 4565 Horsehead

Date: April 27, 2001
Exposure: 3 x 600s L
Processing: MaxIm for Image alignment, Unsharp, Stretch, Photoshop 5.5 for masking and levels adj., PMView for final conv. to B/W jpg.
Conditions: Average
Scope: C14 @ f/7
Camera: ST-9E, -35°, Celestron 6.3 Focal Reducer
Comments: Had to shoot this one before it got out of the light pollution of the city to the East. Tried for color binned 2x2 and don't have that one figured out yet.