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NGC 253 Silver Coin with NGC 288 (105mm 5DII).jpg
The Silver Coin Galaxy, NGC 253, in Sculptor with globular cluster NGC 288 near South Galactic Pole. Taken from Timor Cottage, Coonabarabran, NSW, Australia, December 12, 2010. This is a stack of 4 x 8 minute exposures at ISO 1600 with Canon 5D MkII camera on 105mm Astro-Physics Traveler apo refractor at f/5.8 with 6x7 field flattener. Taken under partly moonlit skies and with object getting low in west.