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Comet Lunin

Comet Lunin

 
Object ID: Comet Lunin C/2007 N3
My First attempt at this bright comet now visible to naked eye from dark site. The conditions during photography was extreme wind and -15 F temp. The tracking was very bad and i could use only 11 frames out of 100.

Optics: Canon 75-300 UMS III @ 140mm / F/5.6
Astronomic CLS EOS Clip filter
Mount: Orion EQ-2
Camera: Canon XTi unmodified
Guiding: No guiding
Exposure: 11 x 30sec @ ISO 1600
Aquired On: 21 Feb 2008
Location: Woodbridge, NJ, US
Image Processing: - Stacked manually on Comet in PS
- Dark subtracted in PS (No Flat Field)
- Stretched and blackpoint adjusted
- Cropped