Date Taken: 06/23/2012 Photographer:
Johnny I. Location: Mansfield Dam Austin, TX
Orion 180mm Maksutov-Cassegrain Telescope Optical Tube ITEM#09969
Orion Sirius EQ-G Computerized GoTo Telescope Mount ITEM# 24336
Orion StarShoot G3 Deep Space Color Imaging Camera ITEM# 53082 Processing: RAW to Color conversion with the G3 camera updated software from Orion. Alignment and stacking performed by Registax and further post processing completed with Adobe PS. Exposure: Four 120 up to 360 second RAW data. Other Equipment Used: Orion Magnificent Mini AutoGuider Package ITEM# 24781, 9x50 Orion Illuminated Finder Scope with Bracket ITEM# 07023
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The Orion StarShoot G3 Color imaging camera provides cutting-edge astrophotography technology at an unbelievably low price. If you've been thinking of exploring the rewarding realm of astrophotography, the StarShoot G3 Color imager is made for you!
Superb high-power performance, compact lightweight design, sharp high-contrast view, and clearly defined astrophotography capabilities make the Orion 180mm Maksutov-Cassegrain perfect for the advanced planetary observer or astrophotographer.
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.
Are you having trouble seeing the crosshairs in your finder at night? By using an adjustable-intensity red LED, the Orion 9x50 Illuminated Finder Scope with Bracket makes it easy. Features multi-coated achromatic optics and adjustable focus
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