The Hyades is a dusty place!!

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The Hyades is a dusty place!!

Postby cybermystic » Sat Dec 27, 2014 4:16 pm

This is a test shot from the 200mm lens stopped down to f#4.5 hence the 8 diffraction spikes.
As this was only 12 x 5-minute subs I was certainly not expecting to see all the dusty stuff.
I will try and get back to do this one again not only with more time, but also as a 2-framer.

ImageThe Hyades is a dusty place by cybermystic, on Flickr

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