Northern Cygnus over Tibet

Jeff Dai
Location of photo
Laigu village, Qamdo Prefecture, Tibet, China
Date/Time of photo
Camera :Canon 6D . Lens: EF 85mm f/1.8 USM
Is the eruption of volcano of fire in the sky? No, Actually it’s the reddish glow of NGC 7000, the North America Nebula and IC 5070, the Pelican Nebula set over the snow covered peak of Tibet, China. Bright, hot, supergiant star Deneb lies at right center in this telescope view. The image was recorded by a modified digital camera and fast lens. The sensitive system captured both planet Earth and deep sky in a relatively short exposure.
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