Sunday, October 14, 2007



Target: Horsehead Nebula in Orion.
Uranometria map: 226
Centered at: 5h 38m, -03 degrees
Exposure: 30 minutes
Film: Hypered Kodak Technical Pan and a #92 filter
Also imaged: M42 (the Orion Nebula), M43, NGC 2024 (the Flame Nebula), B33 (the Horsehead Nebula)

By: Kent Kirkley (c)

The Schmidt Camera is a telescope - camera that takes very wide angle shots. Ideal for nebulae and other large objects like comets.

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2 comments:

thimscool said...

"It's full of stars!"

R2K said...

MY GOD....