Date Taken: 08/28/2007 Photographer:
Michael B. Location: Portland, OR
Orion ED80 80mm f/7.5 Apochromatic Refractor Telescope
Orion StarMax 127mm Equatorial Mount with Orion EQ-3M Single-Axis Telescope Drive
FujiFilm FinePixS2Pro Digital SLR Processing: Photoshop Exposure: Various up to 10 secs Notes: Description of Photo: Total Lunar Eclipse Composite
Date and Time of Photo: 8/28/2007 2am-3:29am PST
Type of Camera/Film Used: FujiFilm FinePixS2Pro Digital SLR at ISO-400 through an Orion 80mm ED Refractor Telescope on a Orion StarMax 127mm Equatorial Mount with Orion EQ-3M Single-Axis Telescope Drive
In the Orion ED80 Apo Refractor, images appear extremely sharp with no false color. This telescope is suited for viewing both planetary and deep-sky objects as well as for astrophotography. Perfect for the intermediate observer or astrophotographer.
The EQ-3M Single-Axis Orion Electronic Telescope Drive provides regulated sidereal-rate tracking in right ascension when attached to your equatorial mount. The hand controller features 2x and 8x sidereal speeds.
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