The Depths Of Cepheus

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Neville Fox

Powys, Mid Wales

The image is a stack of 9 x 600s unguided subs (no darks/flats) through an Nikon 80-200ED F2.8 zoom lens @ 80mm/f4. Camera was Fuji S5 Pro DSLR @ ISO800. From a dark sky site in Mid Wales.

Wide field view of the Milky Way in Cepheus including a few DSO’s (for orientation & scale IC1396 is on the top border). DSS reported that the original RAW images had 11,000 – 12,000 stars!