Location of Photo:
Santa Barbara CA
Date/Time of photo:
Celestron C102 refractor (500mm f/5), CG5 mount, Canon 400D.
140 exposures were combined to make this image: 90 frames at 60 seconds and 50 frames at 90 seconds. Dark frame subtracted and adaptive stacked using Nebulosity into substacks of 30 to 40 frames each. Substacks were then combined in Photoshop using Apply Image > Add. Color balanced and histogram stretched in Photoshop.