Comet Pojmanski


James Adamson
  Ballina, County Mayo
Photo Title
  Comet Pojmanski
Time and Date taken
  3rd March 2006 0520ut
Equipment used
  Televue 85mm refractor driven on an EQ5 mount, Lumicon deep sky filter
Capturing device used
  Nikon Coolpix 4500 coupled to 27mm Panoptic
Technical details
  Exposures were 60 seconds each at ISO 800. Ten of the best frames were then aligned and stacked manually in Registax v3 using the comet as a guide. Final adjustments and croping were done in paintshop pro 9

Here is my attempt at Comet Pojmanski on the morning of march 3rd between 5.07 - 5.32GMT. I did well for someone who was counting sheep with my eyes open LOL.

Excellent capture Jimmy with the tail just visible stretching to the right.


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