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Tim Murray's picture

Orion, The Hunter and Birthplace of Stars

May 21, 2021

The Orion nebula is visible with the naked eye, even from light-polluted cities. With a 400mm lens and a steady tripod, you can capture more detail with even a 30 second exposure. However, using a modern star tracker, and stacking programs, with even a modest lens or telescope, the colors and structure of the nebula start to burst forth. Cliché or not, it awe inspiring to see on screen!

D850
442mm · f/7.1 · 30s, 15 s · ISO 800
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4 Comments

El Dooderino's picture

Outstanding and inspiring! I love it!

Willy Williams's picture

Superb!

Duilio Fiorille's picture

Awesome job!

Tim Murray's picture

Thank you!