The evolution of astrophotography

Different technical steps between 1978 and 2010 for photographing North america nebula in Cygnus constellation


1974 - Black and white photography with Canon FTB QL and 130 mm lens (B&W photographic film)

Photo NGC7000 1993

1996 - true color of north nebula (color photographic film)


2004 - DSLR - true color of north nebula DSLR Canon 300D and lens 200 mm F/2.8


2006 - North america nebula with FS60C and SBIG STL4202M - False color with narrowband filters Ha OIII SII 

Top NGC7000 et PELICAN

2008 - North america nebula with FSQ 106ED and SBIG STL4202M - False color with narrowband filters Ha OIII SII

2009 - Pelican nebula with FSQ 106ED and SBIG STL4202M - False color with narrowband filters Ha OIII SII

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Close-up of Pelican nebula

The pelican nebula CLOSE_UP


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