The Flame and Horsehead Nebulae

The Flame and Horsehead nebulae in Orion's belt.

This is a 10 minute exposure through an 80mm refractor on Fuji ISO 800 35mm color print film. The 80mm refractor was "piggybacked" on a 10-inch Newtonian.

An enlargement of the above image


Another image of the same area captured in a 15 minute exposure, but with the added bonus of streaks of light due to the passage of an aircraft through the field.
A shorter exposure of the area using T-max ISO 3200 black & white filrm.

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