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Film Gallery--M31 Andromeda Galaxy

Exposure: A stack of three 20 minute exposures on Royal Gold Select 400
Camera: Minolta SRT-100
Guiding: ST-4 on 90mm f/11
Telescope: 8" f/ Newtonian
Mount: Losmandy G-11
Processing: Maxim/DL and Photoshop 6.0
Date: 9/12/01
m31-1-2001:
12 minute exposure of M31 with the 8" newtonian on Kodak Royal Gold Select 400. This image was manually guided using a b/w quickcam and the QCV2 software which has a crosshair function.
M31-b:
The same image as above reprocessed with Picture Window 3.0 and Photoshop 5.0.
m31processed: