Date Taken: 04/17/2014 Photographer:
David Barnett Location: Coram, New York
Orion 180mm Maksutov-Cassegrain Telescope Optical Tube
Imaging Source DMK21au618 Processing: Capture-MaxIM DL LIte-Stacking- Autostakkert-Sharpening Registax6-Final Processing-Photoshop Exposure: 60secs at 30fps Other Equipment Used: Televue 2.5x Powermate
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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.
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