Elephant Trunk | Richard Wright

Photographer
Richard Wright
Email
rwright@eveningshow.com
Location of photo
Lake Mary, FL
Date/Time of photo
September, 2012
Equipment
Paramount MX, QSI 683 ws-8 w/Astrodon narrowband filters. Canon 200mm f/2.8 L II series lens @ f/4.
Description
The Elephant Trunk nebula is a section of a larger object known simply as IC 1396. This Hubble Palette narrow band image shows the head of the elephant in profile (to the right), and the large column in the middle is an extension of it's trunk.
Website
http://www.eveningshow.com/narrow-band/elephanttrunk.png.php

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