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Visual deep sky 18" f4.3 David Lukehurst dob 8" f/6 Dark Star dob 8x42 binos 100% visual observing...
Quote:Star placement is not terribly accurate and proportions are definitely off. ... Then I put it in Photoshop and got a little carried away. ... and now actually represents what I see in my "minds eye" when I think of M42.
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