Wednesday, February 12, 2014

Gemini to Orion on E200

Gemini to Orion on E200 by S Migol
Gemini to Orion on E200, a photo by S Migol on Flickr.

Via Flickr:
A widefield image taken at Calstar 2013 showing the dark clouds of the Milky Way and large nebulosity at the feet of the twins of Gemini towards Orion. The frame is centered on the Monkey Head nebula. Also seen are Jellyfish nebula. The two large areas of reddish glow are Sh2 264 and Sh2 273.

Shot on Kodak Ektachrome 200 120 film with a Pentax 67 camera with the SMC Pentax 6X7 165mm f/2.8 lens at F4. 60 minute exposure pushed one stop in processing. Scanned with Epson V700 and curves in LR5.