markarian's a year on

Well, maybe a little improvement to my last effort and the effort before that. This year I followed it for almost 2 hours up to the meridian. One thing you notice are the fat refractor stars of the earlier attempts. With the reflector, you can expose much longer and still the stars don't get fat...
galaxies markarian's chain in virgo
700d + pn208   (the best of) 48 x 210s @ ISO 800