Date Taken: 04/15/2014 Photographer:
Walt Stroessner Location: Parker, CO
Orion SkyQuest XT10i IntelliScope Dobsonian Telescope
Panasonic Lumix 16x Other Equipment Used: Orion SteadyPix Deluxe Camera Mount Notes: I ended up taking approximately 30 shots of the lunar eclipse. Conditions were a little breezy, but the sky was very clear. Really captured the reddish shadow using the Orion xt10i Intelliscope.
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.
Looking to expand your viewing power? The XT10i mirror gathers 56% more light than the XT8i, allowing you to view fainter objects. As with the XT8i, this telescope allows you to locate more than 14,000 celestial objects with the push of a button.
Since 1975 Orion Telescopes & Binoculars has been offering telescopes for sale direct to customers, with an unswerving commitment to best quality products, value and unmatched customer care. Our 100% satisfaction guarantee says it all.
At Orion, we are committed to sharing our knowledge and passion for astronomy and astrophotography with the amateur astronomy community. Visit the Orion Community Center for in-depth information on telescopes, binoculars, and astrophotography. You can find astrophotography "how to" tips and share your best astronomy pictures here. Submit astronomy articles, events, & reviews, and even become a featured Orion customer!