Date Taken: 06/24/2012 Photographer:
Ricky S. Location: Colorado National Monument, Grand Junction, CO
Orion EQ-1 Equatorial Telescope Mount
Canon EOS Digital Rebel XSi, Canon Ultra Wide Angle 16 mm ? 35 mm, f2.8L Lens (set at 16 mm) Processing: Processing done in Adobe Light Room 3 and Photoshop Elements 9 Exposure: 80 second exposure, ISO 1600 Other Equipment Used: Orion EQ-1M Electronic Telescope Drive, Orion 1/4"-20 Adapter for EQ-2 Telescope Mount
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 EQ-1M Orion Electronic Telescope Drive System can be put on any compatible Orion or Celestron equatorial telescope mount for tracking celestial objects automatically. It makes observing easier and more fun.
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