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M77 and NGC 1055 (FCD102).jpg
The pair of contrasting galaxies, the face-on spiral M77 and egd-on spiral NGC 1055 (above) in Cetus. Shot from home November 21, 2016 with the Explore Scientific FCD 102mm apo refractor at f/7 with a stack of 5 x 6-minute exposures at ISO 1600 with the Canon 5D MkII. Some frost at the end. The bright star is Delta Ceti. Russell Croman’s Gradient Xterminator applied to even out the background.