Date Taken: 07/09/2013 Photographer:
Boian P. Location: Fremont, CA
Orion 8" f/3.9 Newtonian Astrograph Reflector Telescope
Orion Sirius EQ-G Computerized GoTo Telescope Mount
Modified Canon T3 Processing: DSS, PhotoShop Exposure: 45x360 sec Ha, 60x360 sec Oiii Other Equipment Used: Orion Mini 50mm Guide Scope with modified Logitech 9000 Notes: Please check my Flickr photo stream: http://www.flickr.com/photos/ibmmt/
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.
Our 8" aperture deep-sky imaging specialist has features usually reserved for much pricier astrophotography telescopes. The 8" f/3.9 Newtonian Astrograph features nine internal baffle rings, a recessed and reinforced focuser, and exceptional optics.
The Orion Sirius EQ-G GoTo Telescope Mount is less hefty than the Orion Atlas but with the same drive motors, electronic features, and functionality. This mount can hold up to a 30lb load and allows you to select from 42,900 objects in the database.
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