The Andromeda Galaxy (M31)
Photographed by Scott Davis on July 14, 2012
From Courtright Reservoir
The beautiful Andromeda galaxy is clearly visible from most dark sky sites, and is an absolutely stunning object to photograph. This wide-angle photograph captures the Andromeda Galaxy (M31/NGC224) as well as its two smaller cousins, M32/NGC221) and M110/NGC205.
Imaging Camera:
Canon EOS 60D
Imaging Scope/Lens:
Canon EF 300mm f/4.0L IS USM
Celestron CGEM
Guide Scope/Camera:
Orion Astrograph 8" f/3.9 Newtonian
Exposure Details:
This photograph was taken using ISO 2500, f/4.0, and 90-second exposures. A total of 75 lights and 35 darks were stacked to create this image.

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