New Year's Eve M42
Finally got clear skies the last evening of 2010. Finished up the imaging before the fireworks ruined the sky.
Date: December 31, 2010
Times: 20 seconds up to 6 minutes (short for bright, long for dim outer)
Camera: Canon 350D (modified) with CLS filter
Telescope: Orion 80ED piggybacked on Meade LX200 12"
Guiding: Orion SSAG with PHD Guider
Imaged and stacked: ImagesPlus