M20 - THE TRIFID NEBULA - DSLR vs CMOS Astrophotography

Updated: Oct 28, 2019


Messier 20 is a great target for amateur astrophotographers, no matter which instrument you own. A close-up image will show a lot of details, especially in Barnard 85, the dark nebula.

A wide shot will allow you to capture both M20 and M8 in the same frame. Both are about the same magnitude and