Hi, If you ever saw the movie "A Bridge Too Far", I think this picture reminds me of that title and is a galaxy too far. I really just don't have the aperture to do this one justice, but I am a sucker for colliding galaxies. Anyway, I hope you enjoy. Comments and suggestions welcomed. http://www.azstarman.net/NGC5427.htm Bernard -- See message header for info on list archives or unsubscribing, and please send personal replies to the author, not the list.