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The Milky Way
North Rim Milky Way
06-02-11 Point Royal, Grand Canyon National
Park, AZ
Kenko SkyMemo R, Canon 5D Mk II, Canon
16-35mm f/2.8L lens at 20mm f/4.5
2 frames of 3 x 3 min at ISO 2000
Processing done in Photoshop CS2
Central Milky Way
07-23-11 Big Bear Lake, CA
Kenko SkyMemo R, Canon 5D Mk II, Canon
100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L lens at 100mm f/5.6
14 x 5 min at ISO 800
Stacking done in Nebulosity 2
Processing done in Photoshop CS2
Bellemont Milky Way South
08-01-11 Bellemont, AZ
Canon 5D Mk II, Canon 16-35mm f/2.8L lens at
20mm, f/4
30 sec at ISO 6400
Processing done in Photoshop CS2
Bellemont Milky Way North
08-01-11 Bellemont, AZ
Canon 5D Mk II, Canon 16-35mm f/2.8L lens at
20mm, f/4
30 sec at ISO 6400
Processing done in Photoshop CS2
Sierra Skies
09-23-11 Kennedy Meadows, CA
Kenko SkyMemo R, Canon 5D Mk II, Canon
8-15mm f/4L Fisheye at 9mm, f/5.6
90 sec at ISO 3200
Processing done in Photoshop CS2
Winter Hexagon
11-25-11 Indian Cove CG, JTNP, CA
Kenko SkyMemo R, Canon 5D Mk II, Canon
16-35mm f/2.8L lens at 16mm, f/8
10 min at ISO 800
Processing done in Photoshop CS2
Rho Ophiuchus Widefield
06-21-12 Lake Henshaw, CA
Losmandy Starlapse, Canon 5D Mk II, Canon
70-200mm f/4L lens at 70mm f/5.6, Hoya Softon-A
diffusion filter
16 x 5 min at ISO 800.
Calibrated and stacked in Nebulosity 2.5
Processed in Photoshop CS5
Mojave Milky Way
07-26-12 Mojave Desert, CA
Canon 5D Mk II, Canon 24-70mm f/2.8L lens at
25mm, f/4
30 sec at ISO 3200
Processed in Photoshop CS5
Summer Triangle and Autumn Milky Way
09-15-12 OCA Anza site, CA
Losmandy Starlapse, Canon 5D Mk II, Canon
16-35mm f/2.8L lens at 20mm, f/5.6
6 x 5 min at ISO 800
Calibrated in Nebulosity 3
Photoshop CS5
Goat Mountain
05-12-13 RAS GMARS site, Landers, CA
Canon 5D Mk II, Canon 16-35mm f/2.8L II lens
at 16mm, f/4.
30 seconds at ISO 3200
Processing in Photoshop CS5
Catching Starlight
05-12-13 RAS GMARS site, Landers, CA
Canon 5D Mk II, Canon 16-35mm f/2.8L II lens at
16mm, f/4.
30 seconds at ISO 3200
Processing in Photoshop CS5
Wawona Milky Way
06-30-13 Wawona Campground, Yosemite National
park, CA
Canon 5D Mk II, Canon 16-35mm f/2.8L II lens at
16mm, f/4
1 minute at ISO 2500
Processing in StarStax and Photoshop CS5
Pipe and Snake Nebulae Region
07-06-13 Palomar Mountain, CA
Takahashi EM-10, Canon 5D Mk II, Canon
100-400 f/4.5-5.6L IS  lens at 200mm, f/5.6, IDAS
LPS filter
13 X 5 min at ISO 1250
Calibrated in Nebulosity 2.3
Processing in Photoshop CS5
Northern Sagittarius
08-03-13 RAS GMARS site, Landers, CA
Takahashi EM-10, Canon 5D Mk II, Canon
100-400 f/4.5-5.6L IS  lens at 200mm, f/5.6, IDAS
LPS filter
10 X 5 min at ISO 1250
Calibrated in Nebulosity 2.3
Processing in Photoshop CS5
Grandview Milky Way Panorama
09-05-13 Grandview Campground, CA
Takahashi EM-10, Canon 5D Mk II, Canon
16-35 f/2.8L II  lens at 16mm, f/4
5 frames, each 5 X 3 min at ISO 2500
Calibrated in Nebulosity 2.3
Stitched in PTGUI
Processing in Photoshop CS5
Branch and Sky
09-07-13 White Mountain, CA
Canon 5D Mk II, Canon 24mm f/1.4L II lens at
f/2
8 seconds at ISO 2500
Processing in Photoshop CS5
Three Galaxies, Two Clusters, and Trees
09-06-13 Grandview Campground, CA
Canon 5D Mk II, Canon 24mm f/1.4L II lens at f/2
15 seconds at ISO 5000
Processing in Photoshop CS5
Branch and Sky - Monochrome
09-07-13 White Mountain, CA
Canon 5D Mk II, Canon 24mm f/1.4L II lens at f/2
8 seconds at ISO 2500
Processing in Photoshop CS5
Milky Way - M52/Bubble through IC410
09-27-13 Lake Henshaw, CA
Takahashi EM-10, Canon 5D Mk II, Canon
100-400 f/4.5-5.6L IS lens at 200mm, f/5.6
4 X 10 min at ISO 2500
Calibrated in Nebulosity 2.3
Processing in Photoshop CS5
M6 and M7 Region of the Milky Way
06-01-14 RAS GMARS site, Landers, CA
Takahashi EM-10, Canon 5D Mk II, Canon
100-400 f/4.5-5.6L IS lens at 200mm, f/5.6
12 X 5 min at ISO 800
Calibrated in Nebulosity 2.3
Processing in Photoshop CC
DeMotte Campground Starry Night
06-18-14 DeMotte Campground, AZ
Canon 5D Mk II, Rokinon 24mm f/1.4 lens at
f/1.4, 30 sec at ISO 1250
Processing in Photoshop CC
Kaibab Plateau All Sky Milky Way
06-18-14 Kaibab Plateau, AZ
Canon 5D Mk II, Rokinon 24mm f/1.4 lens at
f/1.4, mosaic of 18 x 30 sec exposures at ISO 1600
Mosaic composed in PTGUI
Processing in Photoshop CC
Star Cloud M24 and Nebulae M16 and M17
07-21-14 Lake Henshaw, CA
Takahashi EM-10, Borg 71FL at f/3.9, Canon 5D
Mk II
12 x 3 min at ISO 1250
Processed in Nebulosity 2 and Photoshop CC
Lake Henshaw Stars
07-21-14 Lake Henshaw, CA
Canon 5D Mk II, Rokinon 16-35mm f/4L
IS lens at f/4, 30 sec at ISO 1250
Processing in Photoshop CC
GMARS Observatory Skies
08-22-14 RAS GMARS site, Landers, CA
Canon 5D Mk II, Rokinon 24mm f/1.4 lens at f/1.4,
mosaic of 8 frames of 15 sec at ISO 1250
Processing in PTGUI 10.5 and Photoshop CC
Palomar All Sky Panorama
08-27-14 Lake Henshaw, CA
Canon 5D Mk II, Rokinon 24mm f/1.4 lens at f/1.4,
mosaic of 37 frames of 20 sec at ISO 1250
Processing in PTGUI 10.5 and Photoshop CC
Monochrome Milky Way
08-27-14 Lake Henshaw, CA
Canon 5D Mk II, Rokinon 24mm f/1.4 lens at f/1.4,
mosaic of 4 frames of 20 sec at ISO 1250
Processing in PTGUI 10.5 and Photoshop CC
Northern Cygnus - NA, Butterfly and Veil Nebulae
10-23-14 Lake Henshaw, CA
Takahashi EM-10, Canon 5D Mk II, Canon
85mm f/1.8 lens at f/2.8
20 x 3 min at ISO 640
Processed in Nebulosity 2 and Photoshop CC
Joshua Tree All Sky Panorama
01-24-15 Indian Cove Campground, Joshua Tree
NP
, CA
Canon 5D Mk II, Rokinon 24mm f/1.4 lens at f/2
Mosaic of 23 frames of 15 sec at ISO 1250
Processing in PTGUI 10.9 and Photoshop CC
Heritage House Milky Way
05-14-15 Little River, CA
Canon 5D Mk II, Rokinon 24mm f/1.4 lens at f/2
2 frames of 30 sec at ISO 2500
Processing in PTGUI and Photoshop CC
Arc of Heaven
06-14-15 RAS GMARS site, Landers, CA
Sony A7S, Sony Zeiss 24-70 f/4 OSS lens at 24mm, f/4
Mosaic of 6 frames of 15 sec at ISO 6400
Processing in PTGUI 10.9 and Photoshop CC
Southern Sierra Milky Way
07-17-15 Kennedy Meadows, CA
Canon 5D Mk II, Rokinon 24mm f/1.4 lens at f/1.4
3 x 20 sec at ISO 2500
Processing in Photoshop CC
Andromeda Rising
07-17-15 Kennedy Meadows, CA
Canon 5D Mk II, Rokinon 24mm f/1.4 lens at f/1.4
3 x 20 sec at ISO 2500
Processing in Photoshop CC
Julian Star Fest Summer Skies
08-14-15 Julian, CA
Canon 5D Mk II, Rokinon 24mm f/1.4 lens at f/1.4
6 sec at ISO 2500
Processing in Photoshop CC
Sagittarius to Scutum
04-30-16  RAS GMARS site, Landers, CA
Sky-Watcher Star Adventurer, Canon 5D Mk II, Canon
85mm f/1.8 lens at f/2.8
6 x 2 min at ISO 1250
Processing in Nebulosity 4 and Photoshop CC
Antares, Mars, and Saturn
04-29-16  RAS GMARS site, Landers, CA
Sky-Watcher Star Adventurer, Canon 5D Mk II,
Canon 85mm f/1.8 lens at f/2.8
20 x 2 min at ISO 1250
Processing in Nebulosity 4 and Photoshop CC
Nerdery Observatory Skies
05-0116 RAS GMARS site, Landers, CA
Canon 20Da, Rokinon 24mm f/1.4 lens at f/1.4
Mosaic of 10 frames of  15 sec at ISO 1600
Processing in PTGUI 10.9 and Photoshop CC
Early Milky Way Images
2004-201
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Milky Way - Canon 300D
Teapot and Steam
06-25-16  RAS GMARS site, Landers, CA
Sky-Watcher Star Adventurer, Canon 5D Mk II,
Canon 85mm f/1.8 lens at f/2.8
16 x 2 min at ISO 1250
Processing in Nebulosity 4 and Photoshop CC
Lake Henshaw Milky Way Mosaic
07-05-16 Palomar East Grade Rd, Lake Henshaw, CA
Sky-Watcher Star Adventurer, Canon 5D Mk II,
Canon 85mm f/1.8 lens at f/2.8
Mosaic of 20 frames of 2 min each at ISO 1250
Processing in PTGUI and Photoshop CC
Moonlit Milky Way
08-06-16 Julian Star Party, Julian, CA
Takahashi EM-10, iOptron iPano, Canon 5D Mk II,
Canon 85mm f/1.8 lens at f/2.8
Mosaic of 24 frames of 25 sec each at ISO 2500
Processing in PTGUI and Photoshop CC
Galaxies and Trees
08-07-16 Julian Star Party, Julian, CA
Takahashi EM-10, iOptron iPano, Canon 5D Mk II,
Canon 85mm f/1.8 lens at f/2.8
Mosaic of 24 frames of 25 sec each at ISO 2500
Processing in PTGUI and Photoshop CC
Floor to Ceiling
08-27-16 RAS GMARS Site, Landers, CA
Canon 5D Mk II, Rokinon 24mm f/1.4 lens at f/2.0
Mosaic of 10 frames of 20 sec each at ISO 2500
Processing in PTGUI and Photoshop CC
Kings Canyon All Sky Panorama
09-29-16 Kings Canyon National Park, CA
iOptron iPano, Canon 5D Mk II, Rokinon 24mm f/1.4
lens at f/1.4
Mosaic of 24 frames of 20 sec each at ISO 2500
Processing in PTGUI and Photoshop CC
Triad
03-03-17 Death Valley National Park, CA
Sky-Watcher Star Adventurer, Canon 5D Mk II,
Rokinon 35mm T/1.5 Cine lens at T/1.5
2 min at ISO 640
Processing in Photoshop CC
Death Valley Milky Way
03-03-17 Death Valley National Park, CA
Sky-Watcher Star Adventurer, Canon 5D Mk II,
Rokinon 35mm T/1.5 Cine lens at T/2.0
Mosaic of 10 frames at 2 min at ISO 640
Processing in PTGUI and Photoshop CC
Northern Scorpius / Rho Ophiuchus
05-27-17, RAS GMARS site, Landers, CA
Sky-Watcher Star Adventurer, Canon 5D Mk II, Canon
85mm f/1.8 lens at f/2.8
15 x 2 min at ISO 640
Processing in Photoshop CC
Stars and Dust
05-27-17, RAS GMARS site, Landers, CA
Sky-Watcher Star Adventurer, Canon 5D Mk II, Canon
85mm f/1.8 lens at f/2.8
18 x 2 min at ISO 640
Processing in Photoshop CC
Palomar Eastern Skies
06-15-17 Lake Henshaw, CA
Sky-Watcher Star Adventurer, Canon 5D Mk II,
Rokinon24mm f/1.4 lens at f/2.0
Mosaic of 20 frames at 1 min at ISO 1250
Processing in PTGUI and Photoshop CC
Thunderbird
07-15-17, Thunderbird Group Campground, Kernville,
CA
Canon 5D Mk II, Rokinon 24mm f/1.4 lens at f/2.0
30 sec at ISO 1600
Processing in Photoshop CC
Saturn to Stinger
07-15-17, Thunderbird Group Campground, Kernville,
CA
Sky-Watcher Star Adventurer, Canon 5D Mk II,
Canon 85mm f/1.8 lens at f/2.8
14 x 2 min at ISO 640
Processing in Nebulosity 4 and Photoshop CC
Clouds Above and Below
08-16-17, Bessemer Bend, WY
Sky-Watcher Star Adventurer, Canon 5D Mk II, Canon
50mm f/1.8 II lens at f/3.5
1 min at ISO 2000
Processing in Photoshop CC