Location of Photo:
Sanat Barbara CA
Date/Time of photo:
November 15, 2006
Celestron 102mm WideView refractor, Chinese clone CG5 mount, Canon EOS 10D camera, prime focus (500mm, f/5). ISO 200.
Four exposures of four minutes each were stacked and processed in Photoshop to reveal the nebula's subtle details. The Trapezium is a separate 1-minute exposure.