Veil Nebula is on the bottom and NGC7000 at the top, both slightly on the left side of the image. Deneb (alpha Cygni) is the bright star close to NGC7000. The other bright star, surrounded by nebulosity is Sadr (gamma Cygni)




From Veil to NGC7000 (Cygnus)

2008 Aug 31, Asikkala

Canon 300D

Canon 50 mm lens, f/4

11 x 180 s at ISO 400

Processed with Iris.

Image width is about 17°.

For larger size, click here.