Luminance images were
focused, captured, reduced, and combined in MaxIm CCD. The color
images were obtained using ImagesPlus. The Luminance and RGB images
were aligned in RegiStar and the composite was combined and adjusted
(Curves, Shadow/Highlights, Color Balance) in Photoshop CS2. Grain
was reduced with Grain Surgery.
Shot from by backyard observatory in southeastern Minnesota. Temp:
60F Humidity 45%