The image is taken using Canon 40D (modified), AtroPhysics 1200 and a Celestron C11. 52 images at ISO 1600 and 6 min stacked in MaxIm and processed in Photoshop.
Telescopes and cameras:
Today I am the lucky owner of four telescopes, and I certainly are using them as often as I can, for visual viewing and astro photography. My telescopes are:
Astro Physics 1200 mount. (2010)
Celestron CPC 1100 SCT focal lenght2800mm, f10 on a Milburne wedge, With focal reducer to f6.3 and 1760 mm focal length.
Celestron C80ED Refractor focal lenght 600 mm, f7.5. With focal reducer/flattener 0.8 to f6 and 480 mm.
Williams Optics 110 APO refractor, f7. (2010)
Celestron C6 A on a CG-5 equatorial mount very little used now.
Takahashi TOA130 with 4 inch focuser and flattener.
Canon EOS 40Da (Modified by Hutech)
Apogee Alta F16M
Filterwheel: StarlightXpress Universal Filterwheel. Astronomics Ha, Oiii and Sii and LP 2" filters.
Filterwheel: Apogee AFW50-7S, 7 postion, 50 mm, LRGB, Ha, Oiii and Sii Astrodon filters.
Stellarvue, 50mm, 200 mm focal lenght, f4.
Guiding, NexImage video camera and StarlightXpress Superstar Autoguider mono.
Copyright, Knut Skaar.