My wife and I have "his" and "her" telescopes - an XT8i and an XT8g.
Date Taken: 06/05/2012 Photographer:
Dan E. Location: Champaign, IL
Orion SkyQuest XT8g Computerized GoTo Dobsonian Telescope
Olympus C-60 point and shoot digital camera Processing: A small amount of processing using Photoshop Exposure: 1 frame @ 1/1000 sec Other Equipment Used: 05338 Notes: Single frame only, no stacking. Also note the sunspots in the photo.
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.
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.
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