Date Taken: 12/21/2010 Photographer:
Justin Van H Location: Gambrills, MD
Orion SkyView Pro 8 GoTo Reflector Telescope
Orion SkyView Pro Equatorial GoTo Telescope Mount
Nikon D5000 at Prime Focus Processing: PhotoShop Used To Darken and Enhance Contrast and Rotate To Correct for Newtonian Mirror Exposure: Times ranging from 1/650 to 1/8 of a second at 3200 ISO Notes: PhotoShop Used To Darken and Enhance Contrast and Rotate To Correct for Newtonian Mirror
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 SkyView Pro 8 GoTo allows you to view deep sky objects and planets in fine detail. 8" reflector optics gather more light than 6" reflector telescopes. The computerized GoTo will find over 42,000 celestial objects at the push of a button.
The Orion SkyView Pro Equatorial GoTo Telescope Mount is designed for the serious amateur astronomer. It includes GoTo computerized pointing to over 42,900 celestial objects and can support telescopes weighing up to 20 lbs.
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