Date Taken: 03/05/2014 Photographer:
Cherdphong Visarathanonth Location: Prawet,Bangkok,Thailand
Orion SkyQuest XT8g Computerized GoTo Dobsonian Telescope
Orion High-Power 1.25" 3x 4-Element Barlow Lens
Orion Nautilus Motorized Filter Wheel 7 x 1.25"
DMK 21 AU 618 Processing: AutoStakkert 2, Winjupos 10, Registax, Photoshop 7 Exposure: 60 fps, 180 sec on each color Other Equipment Used: Chroma Tech. RGB Filters
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.
To easily transition filters for tri-color RGB or LRGB astrophotography, just load up to 7 filters into the Orion Nautilus Motorized Filter Wheel and use the control software to change filters automatically.
Automatically locate and track 42,000 celestial objects with the Orion SkyQuest XT8g telescope and included computerized GoTo system. Provides bright, clear, crisp images of deep-sky objects as well as the moon and planets.
For those times when you want more powerful views through your telescope, this compact 3x 4-element Barlow lens will provide a convenient triple-power boost for high magnification study of the Moon, planets, and more.
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