Lunar Eclipse

 

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Exposure Data: 8/28/2007.  A 4 frame mosaic, each consisting of 20 sec. exposures at ISO 400.
 
Processing: Acquired in RAW, mosaic assembly, unsharp mask and curves in Photoshop.
 
Optical System: 14.5 Ritchey-Chretien @ F/5.85 using a Celestron .63x focal reducer, Canon EOS 30D, Paramount ME, unguided.
 
Comments: Mosaic assembly was ridiculously easy using Photoshop's Photomerge tool.