Star Adventurer Travel Mount, Nikon D7500 with Tamron 600 mm mounted on Rogeti head. 40 pictures taken in the backyard, each with 60 s exposure time, ISO 2400. All manual adjustments only - no computer.
Deepskystacker and Photoshop enhancements
M106 is easy to find when starting at the Big Digger. It seems to be rather faint, at least when light pollution hits you. But M106 has a very impressive form anyway