Astrophotography by Mario Cogo

Orion the "Hunter"

 

Beautiful winter constellation which can easily be found by the three stars forming a line building the belt of the Hunter.

 

- Date : 20/10/2001 from Roques de los Muchachos "La Palma" (Canary Island - Spain)
- Optics : AF Nikkor 50mm f/1.4 D - F/stop 4 - Nikon FM2 
- Mount : Astro-Physics GE-600E GTO autoguided by SBIG ST4
- Exposure : Composite of three 20-minute on un-hypered Kodak PJ400 Film
- Processing : Film scanned at 2700 dpi with Nikon CoolScan LS30 scanner, enhanced with Adobe Photoshop 6.0
- Note : Dry climate, windy

 


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