Helix Nebula


Date:              October 6, 2007

Location:        Seven Sisters Observatory - Manchester MI   

Equipment:    Megrez 90 APO, FFIII, Canon 10D Modified 

Conditions:     Humid.  Poor Transparency - good seeing

Film:               None!  DSLR @ ISO 800    

Exposure:       8 X 600 seconds with 3 X 600 seconds dark frames

Comments:     This object is fairly small and I cropped at least half of the frame to get a good image scale.