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Abhijit Patil
Maine, USA
04/01/2019
10:30 pm

Equipment Details:

Nikon D750 camera, Tamron 70-200mm f/2.8 lens
Tracker – iOptron Skyguider Pro

Post-processing Details:

Processing – Stacked in deep sky stacker and processed in Adobe Photoshop. Cropped as per personal choice.

Image Details:

Mars’s interaction with Pleiades

Description – Mars was supposed to transit the Seven sisters on March 30-31 in the night sky. Since the weather here was rainy, I set out on April 1 to get this image.
This image of Mars orbiting near the Pleiades star cluster was captured using a Nikon D750 camera, Tamron 70-200mm f/2.8 lens
Light frame data – ISO1600, 60sec, f/3.2, 200mm
Flat, bias and dark frames included in post processing
Tracker – iOptron Skyguider Pro

Processing – Stacked in deep sky stacker and processed in Adobe Photoshop. Cropped as per personal choice.

This happens to be my first ever image in DSO photography.