At the last star party I attended in Little Blair Valley (near Borrego, CA), the last shot of the night was this one... a picture of the Pliedes. The picture was worked in Photoshop and converted to JPEG. It turned out kinda OK.
DISTANCE FROM EARTH=.4 THOUSAND LIGHT YEARS
CAMERA ISO SPEED=400
EXPOSURE TIME=2 MINUTES
LOCATION=Borrego Springs, CA
This Picture was worked in Photoshop and Includes Noel Carboni's Astro Plug in.