Date Taken: 04/12/2013 Photographer:
Orion Staff Location: Fremont Peak, CA
110mm ED F/6.0 Apochromatic Refractor
Orion Atlas Pro AZ/EQ-G Computerized GoTo Telescope Mount
Canon EOS 450D modified Processing: Captured in Backyard EOS, processed in DeepSky Stacker and Photoshop CS6 Exposure: 23 x 5min @ ISO 800 Other Equipment Used: Orion Magnificent Mini Deluxe AutoGuider Package, Orion Field Flattener for Short Refractors
This three-in-one smart mount can operate in equatorial GoTo mode with one telescope or Altazimuth GoTo & Tracking mode while holding two telescopes. Features bump-forgiving closed-loop electronics, precise belt-driven motors and a 44-pound capacity.
Designed for use with 400mm to 660mm focal length refractor telescopes with focal ratios of f/5 to f/7.5, the Field Flattener lets you enjoy the full potential of your fast refractor telescope for astrophotography. Fully multi-coated optics.
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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