M53 in Coma Berenices from the backyard

M53 Region
Getting this picture to appear in Blogger from flickr takes extra steps than it used to require.

Anyhow, this is the sum from the backyard work from March 21 to April 7.  17 hours of integration made this image.  Not the best, given the flexure issues and all the rest of the problems.  Still, good lessons learned over time.

The annotated version is pretty cool:
M53 Region Annotated