Date Taken: 05/10/2013 Photographer:
Orion Staff Location: Fremont Peak, CA
Canon 200mm f/2.8L lens
Orion Sirius EQ-G Computerized GoTo Telescope Mount
Canon 500D modified Processing: Captured with Backyard EOS, processed with DeepSky Stacker and Photoshop CS6 Exposure: 23 x 180s @ ISO 800, f/2.8 Other Equipment Used: Orion Magnificent Mini Deluxe AutoGuider Package
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 Orion Sirius EQ-G GoTo Telescope Mount is less hefty than the Orion Atlas but with the same drive motors, electronic features, and functionality. This mount can hold up to a 30lb load and allows you to select from 42,900 objects in the database.
With our Deluxe Mini 50mm Guide Scope with Helical Focuser and StarShoot AutoGuider included, this Orion Magnificent Mini Deluxe AutoGuider Package comes with everything you need to add autoguiding precision to your astrophotographic pursuits!
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