The Pelican Nebula (IC 5070) is located in the constellation of Cygnus, the Swan. Its pillars are being sculpted by the intense ultraviolet radiation from massive stars which have recently formed within the nebula.
The Orion Nebula is in fact part of a much larger nebula that is known as the Orion Molecular Cloud Complex, which extends throughout the constellation of Orion and includes Barnard's Loop, the Horsehead Nebula, M43, M78 and the Flame Nebula. - Astrophotography by Roth Ritter -
Together nicknamed The Heart and Soul Nebulas, IC1805, the Heart Nebula, (right) and IC1848, The Soul Nebula (left) are both emission nebulas approximately 6,000 years distant, appearing in the constellation Cassiopeia. photography by Leonardo Orazi