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Moon Mosaic
Moon Mosaic at US Store
Moon Mosaic at US Store
My first real scope was and Orion xt8. I still use it for planetary imaging and it works great! My favorite place to observe is skyline in the bay area, although the best skies I have ever seen were at the Golden State Star Party in northern California.
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Date Taken: 06/16/2013
Photographer: Jacob B.
Location: Palo Alto Ca
Telescope: Orion SkyQuest XT8 Classic Dobsonian Telescope
Mount: Orion SteadyPix Deluxe Camera Mount
Other Camera: Nikon D5100
Processing: Registax, Microsoft ICE, Photoshop Elements
Exposure: 3x30"
Notes: This is a three-part mosaic I made with my Orion Xt8. It is still my favorite image I have ever taken. Also resubmitting this because I forgot to include the star shoot photo contest tag.

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