[Image 1] is a picture of Comet 17P/Holmes taken 11/23/2007. The comet is washed out because there was a Full Moon and my neighbor's flood lamp was shining directly at my telescope.
Lens: Quantaray 70-300mm (@300mm Focal Length)
[Image 3] is a 'film negative' view of Image 2.
P.S. - Please excuse the formatting problems. Blogger's editor has a mind of its own.