Canon Rebel T3 (EOS 1100D) Galaxy Gallery
                                                             

M51 Whirlpool Galaxy (18 March 2017)

Canon Digital Rebel T3 (EOS 1100D), Unmodified
1979
Celestron C8 on a Celestron AVX Mount
Orion
ShortTube 80 Guidescope with Mead DSI Pro 1 Guide Camera
Autoguiding  with PHD Guiding 2.2.2a, ShoeString Astronomy GPUSB
Acquisition with Backyard EOS 3.1.8
6
Subs 600 sec., ISO 1600

18 March 2017  Viewing Conditions: Very Good, -2 C

 

 



Bode's Galaxy and Cigar Galaxy Composite (M81, M82, NGC 3031, NGC 3034) (30 March, 2018)

Canon Digital Rebel T3 (EOS 1100D), Unmodified
1979
Celestron C8 on a Celestron AVX Mount
Orion
ShortTube 80 Guidescope with Mead DSI Pro 1 Guide Camera
Autoguiding with PHD Guiding 2.2.2a, ShoeString Astronomy GPUSB
Acquisition with Backyard EOS 3.1.16
4 M81 Subs (300 sec., ISO 1600) and 4 M82 Subs (300 sec., ISO 1600)
30 March 2018, Viewing Conditions: Poor, Windy, Full Moon



Cigar Galaxy (M82, NGC 3034) (30 March, 2018)

Canon Digital Rebel T3 (EOS 1100D), Unmodified
1979
Celestron C8 on a Celestron AVX Mount
Orion
ShortTube 80 Guidescope with Mead DSI Pro 1 Guide Camera
Autoguiding with PHD Guiding 2.2.2a, ShoeString Astronomy GPUSB
Acquisition with Backyard EOS 3.1.16
Subs (300 sec., ISO 1600) 
30 March 2018, Viewing Conditions: Poor, Windy, Full Moon



M101, NGC 5457 Pinwheel Galaxy (18 March 2017)

Canon Digital Rebel T3 (EOS 1100D), Unmodified
1979
Celestron C8 on a Celestron AVX Mount
Orion
ShortTube 80 Guidescope with Mead DSI Pro 1 Guide Camera
Autoguiding  with PHD Guiding 2.2.2a, ShoeString Astronomy GPUSB
Acquisition with Backyard EOS 3.1.8
3
Subs 600 sec., ISO 1600

18 March 2017  Viewing Conditions: Very Good, -2 C



 




M32 Andromeda Galaxy (4 October 2014) 

Canon Digital Rebel T3 (EOS 1100D), Unmodified
EF75-300mm f/4-5.6 Lens at f/5.4 and ISO1600
Piggyback on a 1979 Celestron C8 on a Celestar 8 Mount
Drift Alignment, Tracking without Guiding
Acquisition with Backyard EOS 2.0.9
3 Raw subs (180 sec., ISO 1600) 
4 October 2014, Viewing Conditions: Poor,
10 C, Slight Wind, Near Full Moon (82% Disk Illumination)



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