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Andy Kastrup

Location of Photo:

Innsbrook Missouri

Date/Time of photo:

11/17/07 11:20 PM


Orion SharShoot DSCI II CCD Camera and Pentax 400mm F4 lens.


This is a stack of three guided 60s exposures taken in a dense woods. This is the first photo ever with this CCD camera. The moon had just gone down before midnight and clouds cleared to sneak in a few shots before the comet hid behind tree limbs. This particular photo is a good compromise between showing the comet nucleus and surrounding ionized gas glow.


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