Hercules /Atlas area

The crater Hercules appears in the upper left of this image and Atlas just to the right of center. This is a single image captured from video. The CCD module was used in eyepiece projection mode. A 26mm eyepiece was used with a 3x barlow and with the CCD approximately 1.5 - 2.0 inches from the eyepiece. The image was despeckled and moderately sharpened. Shadow tones were darkened 30% and mid-range tones were lightened 10%. Contrast was increased by 10%.