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M31 - The Andromeda Galaxy














Spiral Galaxy (M31), the Andromeda Galaxy (with M32 and M110), in Andromeda

  Telescope (Photo) Celestron 11" EdgeHD SCT OTA with Hyperstar @ f/2 on on Losmandy G-11 Mount
  Telescope (Guiding) Orion EON 80mm ED Refractor @ f/6.25 on Losmandy G11 Mount
  Camera (Photo) Canon 60Da DSLR Camera using ImagesPlus 5.0 Camera Control
  Camera (Guiding) SBIG ST-i w/PHD Guiding
  Exposure Detail Composite of images at 4, 8, 15, 30, 60, and 120 seconds, each one an excluded-average combination of 22 images , ISO3200; RAW file conversion, full calibration (flat, dark, bias, flat-dark), and initial image processing using ImagesPlus 5.0; final image processing using Photoshop CS5
  Location Private Property at Chiefland Astronomy Village, Florida (N29.406, W82.860)
  Date 11/11/12