Nebulae
Deep Sky Nebulae
DWB-111
DWB-111 - The Propeller Nebula

Unusual and little-understood nebula in Cygnus.  Presented in the Hubble, sG, and H-a palettes.
IC405

IC405 - The Flaming Star Nebula

This is an H-alpha image, both in monochrome, as well as in a colorized version entitled "The Pearl in the Oyster".


IC410 - The "Tadpoles"

Image in Ha of the famous pair of "tadpoles" in Auriga.
IC443
IC443 - The "Jellyfish" Nebula

This supernova remnant in Gemini is a composite of both FSQ widefield data and TMB closeup data.
IC1396

IC1396 - The "Elephant Trunk Nebula"

Here are both a narrowband tricolor and synthetic green channel version of this famous nebular complex in Cepheus.


IC1805
IC1805 - The "Heart" Nebula in Cassiopeia

This is a long-duration tricolor narrowband image of this famous nebula in Cassiopeia.

IC1848
IC1848 - The "Embryo" Nebula

A 34.25 hour narrowband exposure of a nebula that resembles an embryo.
IC5146 - The Cocoon Nebula
IC5146 - The "Cocoon" Nebula

CRGB image of this famous nebula in Cygnus.

M1 - The Crab Nebula in Taurus

Taken on November 25, 2005 with the DSI-Pro.


M16 and the Eagle Nebula (DSI and DSI-Pro)

M16 on the Fourth of July, 2005.  Color with the DSI, luminance with the DSI-Pro.


M27 - The Dumbell Nebula (Original DSI)

This is a shot with the original Meade DSI, taken June 19, 2005.


M27 - The Dumbell Nebula (DSI-Pro)

This monochrome picture was taken with the Meade DSI-Pro, on June 20, 2005.


M27 - The Dumbell Nebula (Combination of DSI and DSI-Pro)

This is the result of the two shots above, merged together.


M42 Images

Images of M42 - The Great Nebula in Orion

Here are a few versions of M42, The Great Nebula in Orion.  Taken with a range of cameras from the Meade DSI to the SBIG ST-2000XM.  The larger-scale shots encompass all of Orion's Sword.


NGC281 in Ha
NGC281 - The "Pacman" Nebula

This is an H-alpha shot of this famous faint nebula in Casseopeia.  I call this my "devilish Pacman" due to the faint "horns" visible in the image.
NGC1499

NGC1499 - The California Nebula

Large, diffuse, nebula in Perseus, taken through RAS facilities.


NGC1977

NGC1977 - The Running Man Nebula

Close companion nebula to M42, The Great Nebula in Orion.  Taken with the Meade DSI-Pro.


The Flame Nebula

NGC2024 - The Flame Nebula

Taken with the DSI-Pro.


NGC6888

NGC6888 - The Crescent Nebula

Narrowband image of this famous nebula, in various combinations.


NGC6992 - Ha/OIII/OIII+Ha

NGC6992 - The Eastern Veil Nebula (Take III)

This is a two-panel mosaic of the region, take August through October, 2007.

This was done as an Ha/OIII/(OIII+20%Ha) combine


NGC6992 in Ha (Take II)
NGC6992 - The Eastern Veil Nebula (Take II)

This is a two-panel mosaic of the region, take August through September, 2007.
NGC6992

NGC6992 - The Eastern Veil Nebula

A moderately short-exposure Ha shot of this famous nebula, taken 8/3/2007.


NGC7000

NGC7000 - The North American and Pelican Nebulae

Narrowband images of this famous pair of nebulae


NGC7023 - The Iris Nebula

A CRGB image of this extraordinary nebula in Cepheus
NGC7380

NGC7380 - "The Wizard"

This is a tricolor narrowband image taken of the famous nebula in Cepheus.


NGC7822
NGC7822 - "In the Maw of the Monster"

This is a two-panel mosaic of NGC7822, also known as Cederblad 214 or SH2-171.  Presented in the "Hubble" palette.
SH2-101
SH2-101 - The "Tulip Nebula"

This is an Ha/SII + RGB image, taken with the TMB 203 F/7 and STL-6303
SH2-132
SH2-132

This is a faint emission nebula in Cepheus.  When presented rotated 180', it becomes, "Dumbledore".
SH2-170
SH2-170

A very faint hydrogen emission nebula in Cassiopeia