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 SkyQuest XT10 classic reflector has features for both beginners and advanced users. It has a huge aperture, the stable base glides easily to give you total pointing control, and this package includes a Barlow and Beginning Stargazer's Toolkit.
For upright, non-reversed images you need a correct-image diagonal. The Orion 45° Correct-Image Prism Diagonal is perfect for terrestrial viewing with a refractor or Cassegrain telescope. Fully multi-coated prisms give you superior image fidelity
The 1.25" Orion Prism Star Diagonal produces right-side-up images that are reversed left to right. The fully coated prisms provide superior image fidelity. It is not recommended for use with reflector telescopes or for terrestrial observing.
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