Date Taken: 02/01/2014 Photographer:
Randy Carter Location: Elkin NC 28621
Orion AstroView 120ST Equatorial Refractor Telescope
Orion SkyView Pro Equatorial Telescope Mount
EOS REBEL XT 350D Processing: Paint Shop Pro X5 Exposure: 1 x 600s at iso 1600 Other Equipment Used: Orion Magnificent Mini AutoGuider Package Notes: Use the Orion 2" Zero-Profile Prime Focus Camera Adapter & a 2 in Zhumell Urban sky filter. All so Orion Magnificent Mini Auto Guider Package & a Orion Go To Upgrade Kit for Sky View Pro EQ Telescope Mounts.
Astro-images taken through a telescope on a tracking mount provide breathtaking color and detail that you just can't see with your eyes alone. The astro-images on our web site demonstrate the imaging capabilities of the products used and are not intended to represent what you will see when you look through a telescope.
The AstroView 120ST EQ provides great wide-field high contrast images for the intermediate observer or astrophotographer. It is perfect for viewing or photographing the moon, planets and even deep-sky objects.
The Orion SkyView Pro Equatorial Telescope Mount is an affordable heavy duty mount that supports tubes up to 20lbs. With the dual slow-motion knobs you have fine manual control or add an optional clock drive or full Go-To kit for added functionality.
Compact, all-in-one autoguiding solution with everything you need to optimize astrophotography accuracy. Includes Mini 50mm guide scope, StarShoot AutoGuider, adjustable bracket, and more. Works with photographic telescopes up to 1500mm focal length.
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