Bode’s and Cigar Galaxy

 Bode’s and Cigar Galaxy

Two nights of imaging the two galaxies with 400mm lens and Astrotrac in Tallahassee dark site resulted this picture.
What we are looking at in this picture is about 12 million light years away from Earth. More info on these galaxies is here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Messier_81

 

Bode's and Cigar Galaxy

 

    EXIF
  • Copyright: MYesiltas Photography.
  • Date: 04 May, 2014
  • Location: Tallahassee, FL
  • Camera: Canon EOS 60D
  • Focal length: 400 mm
  • Tracking: Astrotrac
  • Aperture: ƒ/5.6
  • ISO: 3200
  • Exposures: 50X 180 s  + 50 X 120 s lights
  • Post-Processing: DSS, PS, LR
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