Astrophotography Gallery - Messier 42

M42 - The Great Orion Nebula

Canon 30D, Meade Lx-90 8" SCT, 2000mm, f/10. 1 Min Exposure at ISO 1600, No FIlter.
Meade DSI autoguided with SkyWatcher StarTravel 80 and K3CCDTools3.
Image post processing in Paint Shop Pro 7 (colour balance, auto contrast in each of the RGB channels independently, soften more)