The star designated HDE 226868 is an O type with apparent magnitude 9. It has a famous companion, Cygnus X-1, a black hole.
4 images stacked
All images taken at ISO 200, 4 minutes exposure, F4.
Camera used was a Canon 400D with 70-200F4L.
And to show i aint bluffing, here's an overlay of the above image over an image from