Date Taken: 7/27/2009 and 10/30/2010
Equipment: Combined 5" Televue Telescope with SBIG 10XME camera and 12.5" PlaneWave/Apogee U16M camera for detail;
Exposures: LRGB-12 min each total SBIG, Additional Lum-20 min w Apogee. Processing: MaximDL and Photoshop
Eagle Nebula - 6,500 light years away. It is a diffuse/emission nebula. M-16 in the Serpens constellation. It has the appearance of an eagle and contains the Pillars of Creation made famous by various Hubble Telescope pictures.