Orion Smile

This 10 panel mosaic gathers my favorite objects in the Orion constellation - M42, Horsehead/Flame, M78, Barnard's Loop, etc.
I had fun with the composition and thought this field had a "happy face". Taken November, 2011 at BuckSnort.

FSQ 106EDX @ f/3.6
STL-11000 -30C (Ha and Luminance)
QSI 583 w/Nikon 85mm lens (RGB)
30,15,9,9,9 per panel
(note: RGB was shot as 2 panel mosaic that matched the stitched field of the FSQ data)
CCDStack, PixInsight, Registar, CS5