Comet 17P/Holmes


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This image © Copyright 2018, Michael Fulbright

I wanted to see what I could get from just pointing the DSLR at 17P/Holmes and taking short exposures. Worked surprisingly well!

Date: 11/15/2007
Telescope: Tamron 17-50mm f/2.8 zoom lens @ 50mm f/4.0
Mount: Fixed Tripod
Camera: Canon Rebel XT
Exposure: 25 x 10 seconds