Galaxy Large Magellanic Cloud - AR 05h 23m 34s DEC -69° 45' 22"
Date/Place2009-05-26 at Farm Hakos, Namibia
ScopeTakahashi FSQ85ED
CameraModified 450D
IntegrationStack of 18x300sec. at ISO800. Preprocessing with IRIS. Stack and stretch with PICTools. Postprocessing with Pixinsight LE.
CommentTaken with focal reducer in order to get all the bar in single frame e not needing a mosaic. The elevation of the galaxy throughout the imaging session was fairly low. I had to boost colour a bit over what I normally do.