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Uploader comment: Taken with the Canon 1000D - C80ED - Nexstar SLT GT. The Moon was full at the time so I am very happy how this came out. Awesome spiral galaxy!

   

 
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Comment icon #10 Posted by thefinalfrontier on 2 May, 2009, 9:21
wow that is an awsome shot man, Hope you dont mind that I have saved this photo for later use,Great post my friend;Regards;TFF
Comment icon #9 Posted by lightning1 on 16 May, 2009, 23:09
Cheers TFF! I don't mind at all!
Comment icon #8 Posted by Still Waters on 22 June, 2009, 23:30
Amazing pic
Comment icon #7 Posted by lightning1 on 23 June, 2009, 19:18
Thanks a lot Still!
Comment icon #6 Posted by emeraldfire on 2 July, 2009, 0:34
Im jealous! How did you take a picture like that - I know you have to have a special camera hence why I am super jealous ! Too pretty for words!
Comment icon #5 Posted by lightning1 on 2 July, 2009, 22:19
Cheers eme!! You need a camera which you can remove the lens from, a DSLR, then attach it to your telescope!All the bestJamie
Comment icon #4 Posted by G3N0M3 on 17 December, 2009, 22:48
liken it, if only you gould zoom in a couple million miles
Comment icon #3 Posted by lightning1 on 19 December, 2009, 0:29
Thanks G3, I agree!
Comment icon #2 Posted by Funky Poacher on 5 April, 2010, 22:54
Didn't notice this one in your gallery before, Jamie - f***ing awesome.
Comment icon #1 Posted by lightning1 on 6 April, 2010, 23:25
Cheers Funk!!


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