Stars at both ends of their lives. Birth: still low but had another go at getting the Hubble Pillars. A bit better with m16 coming up to the meridian. Death: easier with the second target which was approaching the zenith.
nebula m16 in sagittarius
700d with ar152s 24 x 120s @ ISO 1600
planetary nebula m27 in vulpecula
canon + ar152s 24 x 120s @ ISO 800
And a rare chance to see the object in both APT and PHD2