Date Taken: 01/27/2011 Photographer:
Orion Location: Santa Cruz Mountains, CA
Orion ED102T CF Triplet Apochromatic Refractor Telescope
Orion Atlas EQ-G Computerized GoTo Telescope Mount
Orion StarShoot Pro V2.0 Deep Space Color CCD Imaging Camera Processing: MaxIm DL 5 and Photoshop Exposure: 23 x 10 minute exposures Other Equipment Used: Orion StarShoot AutoGuider Notes: Taken during a bright last quarter Moon.
If you're looking for a heavy duty GoTo mount for all your observing or astrophotography needs, the Orion Atlas EQ-G computerized GoTo telescope mount is perfect. It supports up to 40lbs and finds over 42,900 celestial objects with pushbutton ease.
The Orion StarShoot is an easy-to-use, affordable autoguider for long-exposure astrophotography. Plug it into an autoguider port on your mount and let it do the work for you. It comes with the software and cables needed to work right out of the box!
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