I don't do deep sky photography.  One, I don't have the skill. Two, it is too expensive and Three, it is too time consuming.  Even with todays advanced digital equipment and clock drive mounts that have GPS set-ups still take most of the night to gather enough information to result in the beautiful displays of deep sky objects like Nebula, Galaxys' and Star Clusters.   So, I enjoy some wide field photogaphy that isn't quite as involved and a simple clock drive mount will do the trick.   
Star Trails.  The center dot is Polaris, our North Star.  Our Northern Sky rotates around this Star.
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