Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  Extremely wide field
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the Milky Way from Cepheus to Cygnus at 35mm, 



    
        

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the Milky Way from Cepheus to Cygnus at 35mm

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the Milky Way from Cepheus to Cygnus at 35mm, 



    
        

            tommy_nawratil
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the Milky Way from Cepheus to Cygnus at 35mm

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Canon 16-35 f/4L

Imaging cameras: Canon Eos 450da

Mounts: Star Adventurer

Software: Photoshop  ·  Pleiades Astrophoto, S.L. Pix Insight


Dates:July 20, 2015

Frames: 112x180" (5h 36')

Integration: 5h 36'

Avg. Moon age: 4.11 days

Avg. Moon phase: 17.94%


RA center: 21h29m21s.988

DEC center: +50°0254.21

Pixel scale: 47.437 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -38.588 degrees

Field radius: 22.525 degrees

More info:Open 


Resolution: 2854x1895

Locations: my lovely garden, near Vienna, Austria

Data source: Traveller

Description

This is a test for Canon's 16-35mm f/4 lens at 35mm, with my Eos450da at Iso800. Good lens :-)

On the left edge center weak Cave nebula, it spans up to the Crescent hard on the right edge, on bottom right a bow of Veil nebula, and of course contains all the precious regions in Cepheus and Cygnus in between.

At lower center see tiny Cocoon nebula lurking at the end of it's dark "snail trail".

Funny was, in processing suddenly I got new ideas how to enhance contrast, derive a strinkingly fitting star mask, and diminish color noise in the background regardless of its brightness (milky way clouds). All worked on the spot. Rare!

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the Milky Way from Cepheus to Cygnus at 35mm, 



    
        

            tommy_nawratil