Russell Croman Astrophotography  

 

 

The Antennae


About This Photograph

Two colliding galaxies.

 

Technical Details

Optics:20" f/8 RCOS Ritchey-Chrétien Cassegrain w/ Field Corrector.
Mount:Software Bisque Paramount ME.
Camera:SBIG STL-11000XM.
Filters:SBIG Standard LRGB.
Dates/Times:April 2005.
Location:Dimension Point Observatory, Mayhill, New Mexico.
Exposure Details:LRGB = 330:90:60:90 minutes.
Acquisition:MaxIm DL/CCD 4, TheSky6, CCDAutoPilot2.
Processing:MaxIm DL/CCD 4, Photoshop CS, GradientXTerminator.