NGC 7023, vdB 141 and T Cephei in maximum

Photographer
HvEiff
Email
lucky.charly@t-online.de
Location of photo
Herchenhainer Höhe, Vogelsberg, Germany
Date/Time of photo
May 05 to 06 2016, from 23:48 to 02:58
Equipment
Astro-Physics Starfire EDF 155 mm, with focal reducer at 825 mm and Canon 5D Mark II
Description
My intention was, to take a picture of NGC 7023 and vdB 141 together. During processing I noticed the bright star with the strange colour and the rosettes around it. After some investigation I learned, that this star is the variable Red Giant T Cephei at his maximum
Website
http://www.astro-freigericht.de