Cygnus The Swan
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Objects visible in this photo include:
- The named stars in Cygnus: Deneb and Sadr (gamma Cygni).
- North American Nebula (NGC 7000).
- Pelican Nebula (IC 5068).
- Open cluster M 29.
- Nebulosity around gamma Cygni, including IC 1311 and IC 1318.
- Veil Nebula (NGC 6992) just a hint at the bottom of the photo.
Location: Troy, New Hampshire
Camera: Nikon FM-2
Lens: 50mm f/1.4 lens at f/2.8
Film: Fuji Superia ASA 400 color print film
Exposure: 8 minutes, tracked with motor-driven barn door camera mount.
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