Shooting messier 51, the whirlpool galaxy

The Whirlpool Galaxy, sometimes known as the Question Mark Galaxy, or Messier 51 (to give it it’s catalogue reference), is one of the most studied and imaged objects in the night sky, in part because it’s so easy to image in almost any format, be it widefield or at higher magnifications, and it doesn’t take… Read More Shooting messier 51, the whirlpool galaxy