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Monday, May 12, 2014

Cepheus, an animated zoom in series to the IC 1396

I have shot many targets with several focal lengths.
Due to that, I'm able to publish some of my material as an image sets, with different field of view and detail levels. The fractal nature of our universe stands out nicely by this way and it will make the orientation more easy.

An animated zoom in series to an Elephant's Trunk Nebula

An animated GIF, 2MB

A closeup picture of  the Elephant's Trunk Nebula in IC 1396

More info and technical details HERE
Buy a photographic print from HERE

A study about the apparent scale in the sky
Note. an apparent size of the Moon is marked as a circle.
Moon has an angular diameter of ~0,5 degrees, that's ~30 arc minutes.

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