Date Taken: 09/13/2013 Photographer:
Michael Skokauckas Location: Buckeye, AZ
Orion StarBlast 4.5 Imaging Reflector Telescope Optical Tube
Meade LXD75 Go-To EQ mount
Meade DSI Color CCD. Processing: Registax 5.1 Exposure: 20x30 sec Other Equipment Used: Laptop, Starry Night, and Coffee! Notes: Took a series of shots of one of my favorite stars, Capella! The stars in the background really come to life in the Starblast OTA. Capella is a beautyful star indeed! Clear Skies!
Want one of the most affordable telescopes for astrophotography? The Orion StarBlast 4.5 works great with small-chip CCD cameras to provide clear images with short exposure times. A good light weight, very portable option for any astrophotographer.
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