Double Cluster, Double Nebula

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At the Cassiopeia/Perseus border is a pair of pairs that make a nice contrast. IC1805 and IC1848 are areas of H-alpha nebulosity in Cassiopeia, while the Double Cluster (NGC869 and NGC884) are across the border in Perseus.
Date/Time:    20 Oct. 2006
Location: Vanishing Point Observatory (OCA Anza Site)
Scope: Borg 125EDF2.8 @ f/3.3
Mount: Losmandy G11
Guider: Borg 45ED / SBIG STV
Film: Medium format Kodak E200, +2 push
Exposure: 5x20 min.

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