Re: M42 scanned and posted
- How come the image of the bright O star iota Orionis (seen above
and right of the nebula in the photo; actually the lower star in
the "sword") looks perfectly round, while all the fainter stars
show a small guiding error?
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Tim Povlick" <potentate@h...> wrote:
> Greetings Everyone,
> The M42 image Thomas posted was from a scanned 8x10 photo. I have
> since had the medium format image scanned (80 Mbytes!) and reduced
> it and reposted the JPEG. I 'zoomed' way in on the nebula itself
> and you can easily see my guide errors. I can't leave this large
> file on the system for long. Enjoy - (no copyright or anything
> like that)
> Clear Dark Skies to All....