80mm APO on 12" LX200GPS
Starlightxpress SXV-H9 CCD camera
True Technology filter wheel
Astronomik Halpha filter
Mt Campbell Observatory
** Winner of a CWAS David malin Award
Amateur Deep Sky section 2005 **
Citation: "A well-known object expertly imaged with modest optical equipment.
The digital processing is well handled and the image is interestingly oriented
and cropped to include the rich surrounding star field." - David Malin 2005
Published in Australian Sky&Telescope, New Sky&Space
Canberra Times, Southern Cross Journal and part of David Malin Awards exhibition
appearing at Australian Observatories.
For The David Malin Awards 2005 see: http://tinyurl.com/ob5ez
"original" size image below is 460K