Date Taken: 04/20/2012 Photographer:
Jeffrey D. Location: Jupiter, FL
Orion SkyQuest XX12i
iPhone 4 Processing: Just a bit of cropping Exposure: iPhone automatic Other Equipment Used: 2x Barlow Notes:
The photo was taken with the iPhone 4 camera viewing through the eyepiece. It took a bit of patience and adjustment, but the image finally appeared on the iPhone screen, and I quickly took the shot. It came out better than I hoped.
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