Date Taken: 07/10/2011 Photographer:
Erik L. Location: Bonny Doon Airport, CA
Orion ED80 Refractor
Orion Atlas GoTo
Canon 500d (modded) Processing: Stacked in Deep Sky Stacker then adjusted in Photoshop CS2 Exposure: 21 8min subs ISO 1600 with 6nm Ha filter and 19 8min subs RGB ISO 800 Other Equipment Used: Orion Magnificent Mini AutoGuider
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