NGC7000 - The North American Nebula and IC5070 - The Pelican Nebula

The NAM and Pelican Nebulae in HA

The North American Nebula (left side) and Pelican Nebula (right side) in Cygnus
This is a two-frame mosaic
ST-10XME and CFW8a, Astrodon 6nm H-Alpha filter
Takahashi FSQ F/5 Fluorite Refractor w Robofocus
North American Nebula: 12 x 20 min
Pelican Nebula: 10 x 20 min
Self-guided on an AP900GTO mount
Acquired, Flats and Darks subtracted in CCDSoft5
Alignment, bloom removal and Sigma Reject combine in Maxim
Levels, curves and assembly of the mosaic in PS CS2

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Flesherton, Ontario
July 1 2007