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M15 The Pegasus Cluster

By UncleFester  
My first proper attempt at astro-photography!
M15 a globular cluster in Pegasus some 34000 light years away.
Taken in light polluted skies 15 miles south of London (U.K.)
20 x 8sec exposures, iso 800, taken at prime focus, stacked & initial processing done in Regi Stax, final processing done in Paint Shop Pro.

Tags: General Space Stars Night sky Landscape and travel Pegasus M15 Globular cluster

Voters: vickyal, BillyGoatGruff, jondee and 7 more

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vickyal 12 United Kingdom
31 Oct 2008 8:21AM
Cool, well done.
BillyGoatGruff 13 191 199 England
31 Oct 2008 8:23AM
Good effort with a difficult subject!
jondee 12 United Kingdom
31 Oct 2008 8:32AM
Nice image, but it will take years to do them all.
ugly Plus
12 9 57 United Kingdom
31 Oct 2008 8:58AM
The harddest form of photography in skill leavel....
What a great shot.....
Love it....

Mynett 12 142 6 United Kingdom
31 Oct 2008 9:32AM
wow, love this keep em coming Smile
31 Oct 2008 10:20AM
Thanks for your kind comments.
I have always wanted to try my hand at this, cost has prevented any serious attempts till now. The little Skywatcher 'scope is a gem and at £170 a bargain.
I will post more of my efforts... clear skies allowing Smile
challicew 12 1 1 South Africa
31 Oct 2008 10:28AM
Wow, this is great, especially so since it was not sent back by the Hubble Telescope that sits in space
jenquest 18 561 1 Tokelau
31 Oct 2008 1:04PM
Worth the effort for sure.

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