Melotte 15
Melotte 15

The beautiful structure at the centre of the Heart Nebula in Cassiopeia. 31 hours of narrowband imaging with my Newtonian and QHY268m camera.

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NGC281 - The Pacman Nebula
NGC281 - The Pacman Nebula

The first image for 2022 is a bright emission nebula with an associated star cluster. Its home is in Cassiopeia some 9200 light-years away. 27hours of narrowband imaging.

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The Great Rift IC1871
The Great Rift IC1871

Part of the Soul Nebula. Captured in narrowband with the 268m and 8"ONTC. 24 hour of total integration

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Lost in Cepheus
Lost in Cepheus

No fancy names here just some very faint emission nebulae. The brightest region is Sharpless 135, lower left. A mosaic of two frames with the QHY268m and 8'' ONTC

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Cygnus Wall
Cygnus Wall

Captured using Narrowband SHO filters. With the QHY268m and 1000mm Newt.

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Tulip in Cepheus
Tulip in Cepheus

Designated as Sharpless 140, this nebula is rarely imaged. Captured in HaRGB technique using the QHY268m and 1000mm Newt

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The Ghost of Gamma Cass
The Ghost of Gamma Cass

Gamma Cassiopeia is a blue variable star that emits radiation is so violent that it carves into a nearby nebula - IC63 aka the Ghost. Captured in RGB and enhanced with Halpha.

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The Cepheus Lion
The Cepheus Lion

Sh 2-132 in Halpha, Oiii and RGB stars - QHY268m and 1000mm ONTC

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Wall of Fire
Wall of Fire

A Hydrogen and Oxygen data composition of the Cygnus Wall. Captured with the QHY268m, over 11 hours of integration.

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