Who doesn’t know the Andromeda Galaxy? Already visible with the naked eye, this majestic neighbour is approaching our own galaxy and the two will meet – some day – far in the future.
So if I image it tomorrow, it will appear also larger, right?!
All details on the imaging on Astrobin.
A fantastic object and one of my favorites: this is the large hydrogen bubble in Cepheus. I imaged it from several locations and with varying focal lenghts: 135mm, 180mm, 420mm, and now with the new Esprit 120mm F/7 at a focal length of 840mm.
The image was taken from my backyard in Hoegaarden, Belgium, under an average sky (SQM readings 20,40-20,70), during the night of August 15-16 2018. Camera was the Nikon D750, only a lightpollution filter was used (no narrowband filters).
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Another lucky clear sky over Hoegaarden!
Esprit 120mm F7
Lacerta MGEN II
2hrs of 300s shots