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Cocoon Widefield

Started by Mike Sandy, 09/02/2005 09:33PM
Posted 09/02/2005 09:33PM | Edited 09/02/2005 09:35PM Opening Post
This was my "first light" image with the Tak FSQ last month. As always, your comments and suggestions are requested.

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Posted 09/02/2005 10:52PM #1
8O
Holy...
8O
moly...

Outstanding shot, Mike. When the image started loading, "all" I saw was the upper left corner and a kabillion little pinpricks of starlight.

I'm guessing you're kinda-sorta' OK with it, huh? wink

Thanks for sharing, and cheers & stuff.
-Dan
Posted 09/03/2005 09:21AM #2
Superb shot Michael!! 8O I was trying to get the cocoon last night at a little longer focal length, but the clouds were not cooperating. :C Maybe next time. I'm glad to see someone got it!!

"The expression of the beautiful is in direct ratio to the power of perception acquired by the artist." (Gustave Courbet)
Posted 09/03/2005 10:50AM #3
An excellent image, Michael.
You're going to love that FSQ. They're aren't many better for widefield.

dan kowall
photonhunter.com
Posted 09/03/2005 04:22PM #4
I like both versions, Michael! This object is perenially on my "to-shoot" list but I keep passing over it in favor of other "more glamorous" targets.

Eric