M44 - The Beehive Cluster (Praesepe)



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Date: 8 April 2008
Location: My back garden in suburban London
Exposure: 15 x 4min exposures at ISO800
Telescope:
Camera: Canon EOS 300D with Nikkor 300mm telephoto lens at F8 and Astronomik CLS filter
Guiding: Celestron C11 with Philips SPC900 webcam on Skywatcher EQ6 mount.
Filters: Astronomik CLS filter.
Processing: Stacked using DeepSkyStacker.
Comments: This time the Celestron C11 was doing the guiding for the telephoto lens!