The Eagle Nebula - M16

Astrophotography details:

Film Hypered Ektachrome 400
Telescope/camera Meade LX-200 10"
F-ratio F/10 (Prime Focus)
Exposure time 2 hours
AutoGuider Meade Pictor 201-XT
Autoguider exposure time 7 seconds
guide star SAO 161299
Date of Photo 0230 Hours local, 18 May 96
Location A dark site 30 miles east of Tempe, Arizona
Additional Image Processing Applied Paint Shop Pro Unsharp Mask option to slightly improve contrast on 25 Oct 98 
Posted  7 June 97, updated 25 Oct 98