M87 and Environs


Date:             April 20, 2007

Location:       Seven Sisters Observatory - Manchester MI   

Equipment:   ZS66SD w/FF, Canon 10D modified  

Conditions:   Excellent seeing - some moonlight  

Film:             None - DSLR @ ISO800      

Exposure:     12 X 300 sec plus 4 X 300 sec dark frames 

Comments:   This shot should be taken with a much longer focal length but there sure are a lot of galaxies up there.