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Galaxies - 2007 Images
Galaxies M81, M82, and Holmberg IX
01-14-07 San Pasqual Battlefield Park, CA
Losmandy G-11 Gemini, Takahashi  
TSA-102 at f/6, SBIG ST-2000 XCM
4 x 30 min acquired in CCDOPS at -20 C
Dark subtraction in CCDOPS
Processing done in Photoshop CS2
M97 - Owl Nebula - and M108
01-19-07 Ortega Highway, CA
Losmandy G-11 Gemini, Takahashi  
TSA-102 at f/6, SBIG ST-2000 XCM
3 x 15 min acquired in CCDSoft at -20 C
Dark subtraction in CCDOPS
Processing done in Photoshop CS2
M74 - the Phantom
01-20-07 Desert Center, CA
Losmandy G-11 Gemini, Takahashi  
TSA-102 at f/6, SBIG ST-2000 XCM
6 x 15 min acquired in CCDSoft at -20 C
Dark subtraction in CCDOPS
Processing done in Photoshop CS2
M51 - the Whirlpool Galaxy
02-14-07, Lag. Niguel and Ortega Hwy
Losmandy G-11 Gemini,   TSA-102 at
f/8, C8 at f/7, SBIG ST-2000 XCM
5 x 30 (Tak) and 6 x 15 min (C8)
acquired in CCDSoft at -15 C
Dark subtraction in CCDOPS
Processing done in Photoshop CS2
Leo Trio - M65, M66, and NGC 3628
03-16-07 Desert Center, CA
Losmandy G-11 Gemini, Takahashi  
TSA-102 at f/6, SBIG ST-2000 XCM
3 x 20 min acquired in CCDSoft at -10 C
Dark subtraction in CCDOPS
Processing done in Photoshop CS2
M101 - Pinwheel Galaxy
03-17-07 Desert Center, CA
Losmandy G-11 Gemini, Takahashi  
TSA-102 at f/6, SBIG ST-2000 XCM
5 x 20 min acquired in CCDSoft at -10 C
Dark subtraction in CCDOPS
Processing done in Photoshop CS2
M106
04-13-07 Mt. Laguna, CA
Losmandy G-11 Gemini, Celestron C8
at f/7, SBIG ST-2000 XCM
3 x 15 min acquired in CCDSoft at -15
C
Dark subtraction in CCDOPS
Processing done in Photoshop CS2
M104 - Sombrero Galaxy
04-22-07 Laguna Niguel, CA
Losmandy G-11 Gemini, Takahashi  
TSA-102 at f/8, SBIG ST-2000 XCM
8 x 15 min acquired in CCDSoft at -15 C
Dark subtraction in CCDOPS
Processing done in Photoshop CS2
M109 - Barred Spiral Galaxy
05-09-07 Silverado Canyon, CA
Losmandy G-11 Gemini, Takahashi  
TSA-102 at f/6, SBIG ST-2000 XCM
3 x 30 min acquired in CCDSoft at -15 C
Dark subtraction in CCDOPS
Processing done in Photoshop CS2
NGC 4038-9 - The Antennae
05-18-07 Mount Laguna, CA
Losmandy G-11 Gemini, Takahashi  
TSA-102 at f/8, SBIG ST-2000 XCM
3 x 20 min acquired in CCDSoft at -15 C
Dark subtraction in CCDOPS
Processing done in Photoshop CS2
M83 - Southern Pinwheel Galaxy
06-16-07 Mount Laguna, CA
Losmandy G-11 Gemini, Takahashi  
TSA-102 at f/6, SBIG ST-2000 XCM,
3 x 20 min acquired in CCDSoft at -15 C
Dark subtraction in CCDOPS
Processing done in Photoshop CS2 and
Maxim DL 3
NGC 7331, Deerlick Group and
Stephan's Quintet
07-18-07 Mount Laguna, CA
Losmandy G-11 Gemini, Takahashi  
TSA-102 at f/6, SBIG ST-2000 XCM,
3 x 30 min acquired in CCDSoft at -10 C
Processing done in CCDOps, Photoshop
CS2 and Maxim DL 3
M31 - Andromeda Galaxy
12-01-07 Cottonwood Springs, CA - JTNP
Losmandy G-11 Gemini, Takahashi  
Epsilon 130, SBIG ST-4000 XCM
10 x 10 min acquired in CCDSoft at -15
C
Dark subtraction in CCDOPS
Processing done in Photoshop CS2,
Maxim DL 3, and Images Plus