The Jewel Box

posted: 3090 days ago, on Friday, 2009 Jun 05 at 08:15
tags: astronomy, astrophotography, deep sky, Lucas Ferreira.

The Jewel Box

Contributor: Lucas Ferreira

Homepage: http://www.Lucastronomy.co.za

A single 30-second exposure was made to capture this famous southern open cluster. Lucas used an 8-inch f/5 Newtonian telescope and a Pentax K110 DSLR camera set at ISO 800.

nothing more to see. please move along.