Elephant Trunk | Richard Wright

Richard Wright
Location of photo
Lake Mary, FL
Date/Time of photo
September, 2012
Paramount MX, QSI 683 ws-8 w/Astrodon narrowband filters. Canon 200mm f/2.8 L II series lens @ f/4.
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.
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