23 Aug 2010
Object name: IC1396
Apparent RA:  Apparent Dec:
Constellation: Cepheus

Close to the previous image of Sharpless 129 is the large, and strangly unnamed IC1396 region. Here is with 4 hours integration time in Ha with my 285 camera and a 135mm SLR lens. This region features the famous Elephant Trunk region which I have previously imaged in higher resolution

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Captured in ArtemisCapture, calibrated in ImagetoolsCa, combined in maxim, thuggery in photoshop. Total integration time XXXX

This image was autoguided using my homemade off axis guider and my black and white SC1 webcam.

Imaged with my homemade telescope mount

Exposure Details :

Astrodon 6nm Ha 16x900s on 57mm @ F5 with ART285

Curdridge Observatory, Southampton,UK