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Photos of real stars in the sky (not the celebrity types), but that of the sun, though considered a star are not allowed. Lyrics taken from their song And I Love Her.
Saturday, 8th October, 2011 (GMT)
Saturday, 15th October, 2011 – Friday, 21st October, 2011 (GMT)
Saturday, 22nd October, 2011 – Friday, 28th October, 2011 (GMT)
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M42, also known as the Great Nebula in Orion.
|Submitted:||Wednesday, 19th October, 2011 14:05 (GMT)|
|Taken:||Friday, 1st October, 2010|
|Focal length:||812 mm|
|Shutter speed:||120 sec|
|Notes:||Taken using a scope hired on my lightbuckets account. This final image is the culmination of 20x 6 second shots of L,R,G,B, plus bias, flats and light frames. Combined using Maxim DL, final stretching and processing in Photoshop CS2.|
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