Bright Are The Stars That Shine

Challenge #10 in the Tribute To The Beatles series. Hosted by liwi.
Challenge has finished
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.
Show full rules
submission
phase has
ended
38 entries
voting
phase has
ended
821 votes
Slideshow 1 / 40 Full size Next Challenge Previous
m42
Click here for full size original image
1st place
4.327
 
low
high
M42, also known as the Great Nebula in Orion.
Camera:
Lens:
Submitted: Wednesday, 19th October, 2011 14:05 (GMT)
Taken: Friday, 1st October, 2010
Focal length: 812 mm
Shutter speed: 120 sec
Aperture: F4
ISO:
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.
Views: 1169
Galleries:
Provide complaint details
Your complaint (along with the complaints of others regarding this entry) will be reviewed by the challenge owner. Depending upon the nature and applicability of the complaint, the entry may be disqualified. In extreme circumstances the user who submitted the entry may receive a ban from the challenge or series in question.
Reason:
Comments:
Saving ...
Complain
Keyboard shortcuts:
p previous n next c challenge f full size r retract vote # vote