Category Archives: Wide fields

Sagittarius (the Archer) Region

The Milky Way in Sagittarius (the Archer) from Bateleur Nature Reserve (South Africa)

The fabulous star field in Sagittarius.

 Sagittarius star field from Bateleur Nature Reserve (South Africa)

Date:
June 2016
Location:
Bateleur Nature Reserve, South Africa
CCD:
Canon 6D (mod)
Scope:
Carl Zeiss Sonnar APO 135mm L2 @F3.5
Mount:
Astrotrac
Exposure
50 min total
Processing:
MaximDL, PixInsight, Photoshop

Crux (the Southern Cross) above Musca (the Fly)

Milky Way in Crux (the Southern Cross) and Musca (the Fly) from Bateleur Nature Reserve (South Africa)

The fabulous star field in the southern skies.

 Crux and Musca star field from Bateleur Nature Reserve (South Africa)

Date:
June 2016
Location:
Bateleur Nature Reserve, South Africa
CCD:
Canon 6D (mod)
Scope:
Carl Zeiss Sonnar APO 135mm L2 @F3.5
Mount:
Astrotrac
Exposure
50 min total
Processing:
MaximDL, PixInsight, Photoshop

Cepheus (the King) Region

Cepheus (the king) region

A dusty star field of the constellation Cepheus (the King).

 Cepheus region

Date:
September 2016
Location:
Roztoki Gorne/Bieszczady mountains
CCD:
Canon 6D (mod)
Scope:
Zeiss Sonnar APO 135mm F2 @F3.5
Mount:
Astrotrac
Processing:
Photoshop, Pixinsight, MaximDL

Cassiopeia (the Queen) and Perseus (the Hero) Border

Cassiopeia (the Queen) and Perseus (the Hero) region

A dusty star field at the border of the constellation Cassiopea (the Queen) and Perseus (the Hero).

 Cassiopeia and Perseus Border

Date:
September 2016
Location:
Roztoki Gorne/Bieszczady mountains
CCD:
Canon 6D (mod)
Scope:
Zeiss Sonnar APO 135mm F2 @F3.5
Mount:
Astrotrac
Processing:
Photoshop, Pixinsight, MaximDL

Cassiopeia (the Queen) and Cepheus (the King) Border

The Scorpius (the Scorpion) region

A dusty star field of the constellation Cassiopea (the Queen) and Cepheus (the King).

 Cassiopeia and Cepheus Border

Date:
September 2016
Location:
Roztoki Gorne/Bieszczady mountains
CCD:
Canon 6D (mod)
Scope:
Zeiss Sonnar APO 135mm F2 @F3.5
Mount:
Astrotrac
Processing:
Photoshop, Pixinsight, MaximDL