M45 Pleiades (Seven Sisters) Star Cluster (REPROCESSED)

M45 Pleiades (Seven Sisters) Star Cluster (REPROCESSED)

Photo Information
The stars of the pleiades star cluster in the constellation of Taurus at around 410 light years away. The light from the stars becomes polarised into streaks caused by the dust particles that surrounds the cluster.

Pentax K5
Pentax 800mm 67 EDIF lens & adapter @f8
Equatorial drive tracking at siderial rate, unguided
4 x 5min subs (Quick & dirty - no dark frames - no flat fields - no bias frames)

Processed in 'Deep Sky Stacker' & Photoshop CS5

Kielder (Northumberland) 28/10/2011
13/12/2011 - 02:54mikeyscope
CategorySpecialist / Abstract
Shutter SpeedN/A
Aperturef/8
LensN/A
ISO800
Focal Length800mm

NSANTOS

Link Posted 13/12/2011 - 06:30
star trek , it is amazing....
best regards.

davidtrout

Link Posted 13/12/2011 - 10:01

alfpics

Link Posted 13/12/2011 - 11:53
Superb!
Andy
Andy

sandinista

Link Posted 13/12/2011 - 15:43
Again
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DrOrloff

Link Posted 13/12/2011 - 22:12

mikeyscope

Link Posted 14/12/2011 - 00:45
Thank you all for the positive feedback...very kind!

Mike
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szgabor

Link Posted 15/12/2011 - 06:11
Excelent.
Regards,
Gábor
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