IC 1274 "BigToe", near the lagoon. H-alpha 7 hrs unbinned. Toward 6 o'clock is planetary nebula M 1-41.
What we see: A Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle, dressed in the habit of a monk, of military persuasion. Turtle head at 12 o'clock, huge shoulder pads, a cross between a glowing prawn shell and a gladius (or short-sword) in the right hand. A wonderful black Chinese dragon for a belt. A blurry shield held in the left hand.
Aspen CG16M, 3nM Ha filter, 20" PlaneWave CDK. North up. 0.55 sec arc/pixel. Field approx 30 min arc.
IC 1274HaHydrogen alphaHalphaBigToePlanetary NebulaM 1 41