These earthly godfathers of Heaven's lights, that give a name to every fixed star, have no more profit of their shining nights than those that walk and know not what they are.

— William Shakespeare

IC1795

IC1795

IC1795 Ha image located in Cassiopeia, the red color comes from Hydrogen photon emissions; also note dark lanes of obscuring dust. The brightest area bottom center is known as NGC896. IC1795 is part of IC1805 the Heart Nebula. Image info: 70R, 60G, 60B x 10 min exposures, color combined in Maxim DL, processed in Maxim and Photoshop CS6. Astro-Tech 111edt, Electronic filter wheel, Starlight Xpress ccd and SX autoguider on CGEM mount. North is right.