Darin E. Fields' Astrophotography Pages

Cygnus Wide Field

A wide field shot of the beautiful constellation of Cygnus. This image has been reduced nearly 75% from the original scan

Exposure: 45 minutes on E200 120 push-processed 1 stop.
Camera: Mamiya C3 Twin Reflex
Guiding: ST-4
Mount: Losmandy G-11
Processing: Scanned with an Epson Perfection 2450 Photo Scanner, further processing with Photoshop 6.0
Date: 7/21/01 from Cherry Springs State Park, PA.
This guide image indicates the major stars and shape of the constellation.