12.8.17

pillars III

So, at last. A storm. Clear air yes, but still very low. Out with the 6", f8. The one which is too slow for astro-photography. That one. Two consecutive nights: before and after the meridian on 10th. and after meridian only on 11th, combining all the frames was disappointing. Here is the best set from the latter only. Somewhat different for the same target with the big refractor this time last year...
star forming region m16 the eagle in serpens cauda
700d + nt150L    22x240s @ ISO800