Comet Hale-Bopp

neg# 18A
This photograhp was taken 9 PM CST on March 31, 1997, one day before perihelion.
Kodak Royal Gold ISO 1000 color negitive film was used for this photo.
An Olympus OM1 camera body with a Zuiko 100 mm f 4 lens and a 2x
teleconverter were piggyback mounted onto a Bausch & Lomb Criterion
4000 4" Schmidt Cassegrain telescope to utilize the stellar drive.
photograph by:
Mike Pritchett
RR3 Box 272
Springville, IN 47462
ph# 812-279-5021