Distant Light - Globula Clusters
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Take one star and then add thousands if not millions more stars and roll them all together into a nice ball and viola..you've got yourself a nice globula cluster.

The wikipedia online explains what a globula cluster is more clearly and it states:

A globular cluster is a spherical collection of stars that orbits a galactic core as a satellite. Globular clusters are very tightly bound by gravity, which gives them their spherical shapes and relatively high stellar densities toward their centers. The name of this category of star cluster is derived from the Latin globulus—a small sphere. A globular cluster is sometimes known more simply as a globular.

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Omega Centauri (NGC 5128) Taken 30/03/08 - 3 minutes at 800ISO using Canon 350D piggybacked on Meade 10" LX200gps with Saxon ED80. Taken by C.Borg and P.Brown.

Image cropped to show futher detail. 


 47 Tucanae (NGC104) Lying on the edge of SMC.

2 Minute exposure using a Canon 350D at 800ISO Afocal with Saxon ED80 piggybacked on 10" LX200gps.