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BarbaraR 10 17 1 England
16 Jan 2012 6:27PM
wow, that's special.
Very impressive and beautiful to see.

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16 Jan 2012 6:52PM
Remarkable and impressive capture. Beautiful image.
cirrusminor 8 380 3 England
16 Jan 2012 7:13PM
Im impressed...
Must have a go at this Wink
Tim
julesm Plus
12 1.7k 7 United Kingdom
16 Jan 2012 8:44PM
Not a usual subject that attracts awards, but having tried astrophotography many years ago, I can appreciate how difficult it is to achieve, so have a Guest Editor award
tonyb73 6 3 1 United Kingdom
16 Jan 2012 8:59PM
Thats class with a relative short lens. Think I will have a go at that.
16 Jan 2012 10:07PM
Thank you very much for the kind comments and I even got an award, many thanks julesm!
I've just got back in from having a go at Andromeda tonight so that should be up tomorrow evening, fingers crossed Smile
vixalot 5 8 England
17 Jan 2012 1:33PM
Fantastic shot, such detail Smile (do you mind me asking are you using one of thoes special scope mounts that tracks the stars ? Smile )
Vic
Niknut Plus
6 1.3k 69 United Kingdom
17 Jan 2012 3:34PM
Wow !!!.....beautiful shot !!!!
17 Jan 2012 5:42PM
Thanks Niknut Smile
@Vixalot, yes I'm using an Astrotrac, no way you could get the detail without using some sort of tracking device. Stacking helps with noise and so gives greater detail.
I'm going to do a test on next clear sky and let it go for many more images, see if it helps a great deal more. My curiousity won't let me not try hehe.
vixalot 5 8 England
17 Jan 2012 6:52PM
I thought you may have used a tracking thing, stunning images Smile, I have had a little go at taking pics of stars, but only with normal tripod + camera combo and they look nothing like yours
keep looking up Smile
Vic
17 Jan 2012 9:36PM
This is a striking, unique capture. Congrats on the GEA.
Alun
12 Feb 2012 1:06PM
De-light-ful!!

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