Russell Croman Astrophotography  

 

 

The Elephant's Trunk Nebula


 

Technical Details

Optics:20" f/8 RCOS Ritchey-Chrétien Cassegrain w/ RCOS Field Corrector
Mount:Software Bisque Paramount ME
Camera:SBIG STL-11000XM
Filters:SBIG Standard LRGB
Dates/Times:9-26 August 2005
Location:Dimension Point Observatory, Mayhill, New Mexico
Exposure Details:LRGB = 450:150:75:150
Acquisition:MaxIm DL/CCD 4, TheSky6, CCDAutoPilot2
Processing:MaxIm DL/CCD 4, Photoshop CS2