Part of the veil

Portion of veil nebula NGC 6992 shown first in narrowband Sulfur is red Hydrogen is green Oxygen is blue (SHO) nebula is much easier to visualize using narrowband compared to second image same target using “natural colors LRGB. While LRGB is “pretty” the stars distract the eye from the nebula. NB image is 24 x 900 each channel -SHO. LRGB image is mostly time spent on Lum( 6hours) RGB is only 2 hrs each channel. Taken using 8 inch RC telescope @ f/8 or 1600 mm