The Orion 180mm Maksutov-Casseg is my first serious telescope. I cannot say enough about the quality of the images with this scope. I took this photo of Saturn after only 1 week after it arrived from Orion.
Date Taken: 06/23/2013 Photographer:
Marc J. Location: Spain
Orion Atlas EQ-G Computerized GoTo Telescope Mount
Orion 180mm Maksutov-Cassegrain Telescope Optical Tube
Imaging Source DMK 21AU CCD Processing: Registax 6.0 Notes: 3500 frames stacked w/ Registax
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.
Superb high-power performance, compact lightweight design, sharp high-contrast view, and clearly defined astrophotography capabilities make the Orion 180mm Maksutov-Cassegrain perfect for the advanced planetary observer or astrophotographer.
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