Hyades and Pleiades
Date: February 1999
Location: Tucson Arizona - Empire Ranch Observing Site
Equipment: Canon F-1, 50mm f1.4 lens set at f2.8, Equatorial Camera Platform manually guided with an Orion Short Tube 80.
Conditions: Outstanding, dark and clear.
Film: Kodak Ektapress PJ400
Exposure: 10 minutes
Comments: I am constantly amazed at just how much the red nebulosity shows up on this type of astrophoto. As an example note the California Nebula at the top on the picture.