M106

Object M106  RA 12:19.0 Dec +47:18
Exposure 55 minutes (11 X 5 minutes)
ISO 800
Camera Canon 350D DSLR
Optics 8" f/4 Schmidt Newtonian Telescope
Location St. Croix Observatory
Processing DSO and star separation, contrast stretch, background colour correction, star colour enhancment and noise reduction done in Paint Shop Pro.