Date Taken: 08/23/2011 Photographer:
Orion Staff Location: Fremont Peak, CA
Orion 8 inch f/3.9 Newtonian Astrograph
Orion Atlas EQ-G
Orion StarShoot G3 Color Processing: Darks and flats applied, aligned and stacked in MaxIm DL 5. Final processing in Photoshop CS3. Exposure: 31 x 60 sec. Other Equipment Used: Orion ShortTube 80 and StarShoot AutoGuider Notes:
No coma corrector used. This is the full frame image.
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