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Comet Hale-Bopp

astrophotography tripod DIY eq mount


Alen Koebel

Comet Hale-Bopp

A 35mm photo of comet Hale-Bopp taken on April 1, 1997. It is a 1 minute exposure on a home-made, hand-operated barn-door mount (borrowed from a friend) taken with a 50mm f/2 lens @ f/2 on a Pentax K1000 using Ektachrome P1600 slide film. Taken near Inverhaugh, Ontario, Canada.

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