The Flame nebula (NGC 2024) is one of the host of spectacular objects in Orion, close to the eastern most star of Orion's belt, Alnitak.
At 4000 light years distance, the Cocoon nebula (IC 5146) is a peculiar nebula in Cygnus, being an emission, reflection and absorption nebula.
The famous Crab nebula (M1)supernova remnant in Taurus is an expanding shell of dust and gas from the supernova recorded by Chinese astronomers in 1054AD.
M27, the Dumbbell nebula is a frequently imaged planetary nebula in Vulpecula. The central star whose ejected outer layer of 'ash' was ejected to form the nebula, glows at magnitude 13.5.
M57, the Ring nebula, is another planetary nebula, one of the finest images in the Summer sky within Lyra. Its central star is magnitude 15.3.
NGC 281, the "Pac-Man" nebula is a large emission nebula in Cassiopeia.
The Pelican nebula is a part of a huge nebula complex in Cygnus, lying midway between Cygni and a Cygni (Deneb). This image is only a small part of the nebula.
B33, the Horsehead nebula lies a few arc minutes south of Alnitak and the Flame Nebula. Quite difficult to see visually, it is an astro-imager's favourite. Here's a previous attempt, too.

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