Comet C 2012 F6 Lemmon imaged by Johan Retief

Club member and astrophotography buff Johan Retief took this stunning image and mailed it to us with the following details:-

“Tonight’s attempt turned into a bit of a lemon!  The attached photo taken with camera in piggy-back, 200mm lens, F5.6, ISO 1600, 20 x 20 sec light frames and 10 x dark frames. Field of view approx 6º x 4º. Photos recorded in RAW format but processed in Nebulosity3 in .fit format.”

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