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StaceStar

M44- Someone call pest control :)

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Here's my take on the ever popular beehive cluster! 

Taken from my back garden in Birmingham whilst battling with the moon

26x 120s exposures at iso800. 

Taken with SW ed80 ds pro, heq5pro (guided) and unmodified canon 200d

Processed with startools, light room mobile and aviary.

Spikes added for sparklyness! 😃🐝🐝🐝🐝

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Pest control? No bees - no honey!!

Really like the star colours.

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1 hour ago, melsmore said:

Really like the star colours.

Thanks so much. Had real difficulty with it due to using a CLS filter - lesson learned 

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