This is the beautiful carbon star La Superba to be found in Canes Venatici:
Image acquired by Greg Parker using a Sky 90 refractor and SXVF-M25C one-shot colour camera. Image processed by Noel Carboni, Florida, U.S.A. using his Photoshop actions.
Greg & Noel
Nexstar 11 GPS, 2 x Sky 90, M25C, MaximDL, Photshop CS3, Noel Carboni's Photoshop actions, 7 foot Pulsar fibreglass dome, Canon 40D, 100mm macro lens, 28-200mm zoom lens, 17-55mm f#2.8 zoom lens, 100-400mm zoom lens, 1.4x converter, 2x converter.