ngc 5985, 5982, and 5981, the trio in Draco


this nice grouping has the classic barred spiral, the calssic globular, and an odd edge-on spiral, plus a bunch more
that show up at more exposure... the cluster is actually part of the Coma Cluster next door and lies about 104,000,000 light years from us.

Meade 12-inch LX200 Classic, Alan Gee AGII focal reducer, Hap Griffin mod Canon 350
22-5 minute sub-frames combined acquired, calibrated, and combined in Nebulosity 2a12, finished in Photoshop CS3.

sorry for the poor flats... still learning