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Messier 13
I love looking at the night sky. The moon and Saturn are my favorite objects to view and image. I have been doing astrophotography for about 3 months and find that it is very challenging but worth it.
Details
Date Taken: 06/02/2013
Photographer: Laurie A.
Location: Austin, TX
Telescope: Orion SkyView Pro 8 GoTo Reflector Telescope
Other Telescope: Orion ShortTube 80 Refractor Telescope Optical Tube Assembly
Camera: Orion StarShoot AutoGuider
Other Camera: Canon T2i Rebel
Processing: Images Plus 5.0
Exposure: 10,000 @ 5ms
Notes: This was my first try at shooting a deep sky object. I chose M13, the Great Globular Cluster of Hercules because it is visible from my back yard. I look forward to imaging many more DSOs with help from my Auto Guider from Orion.

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