south pole and Tycho, waning gibbous moon

Captured with the SCT and the 50D on a night I was experimenting with my new NEQ6 mount. The 50D is modified and the color was adjusted in Photoshop to provide approximately natural hues.

Leitrim Arena, Ottawa; August 26, 2010, 10:20 PM; T=+10 C, seeing fair. Canon 50D on SCT; no filters; unguided. ISO 100, 1/60 sec.



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