Date Taken: 02/08/2013 Photographer:
Randy C. Location: Elkin NC.
Orion AstroView 120ST Equatorial Refractor Telescope
Orion AstroView Equatorial Telescope Mount
Canon ESO REBEL T2I Processing: Paint Shop Pro X5 Exposure: 301sec Other Equipment Used: 07828 Notes: This time Use the Orion 2" Zero-Profile Prime Focus Camera Adapter & a 2 in Zhumell Urban sky filter.
This 301 sec on guided shot,just a Very careful polar alignment without any drift nonsense.
Going to get into stacking soon
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.
The Orion AstroView 120ST Equatorial Refractor Telescope provides great wide-field high contrast images for the intermediate observer or astrophotographer. It is perfect for viewing or photographing the moon, planets and even deep-sky objects.
The Orion AstroView Equatorial Telescope Mount is heavy-duty and can support up to a 5" refractor tube. The head has enclosed worm gears and slow-motion controls. Includes an adjustable aluminum tripod, polar alignment scope and accessory tray.
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