Astrography and Equipments

Martin captured Jupiter in RGB and CH4 with ASI224 camera attached on big 444-mm Dobson. What Martin said about this amazing photos? The methane image was taken during a period of good seeing with my home-built 444-mm Dobsonian working on my equatorial platform and at f18- a slightly shorter f-ratio than I would use for RGB imaging. […]

First light M16 with ZWO 153F4 newton and ATIK One ZWO 153F4 Carbon Newton: Diameter:6″ (153mm) Focal ratio: F4 Weight(including handle, dovetail and rings): 3.8kg (8.3lb) Focuser: 10:1 dual speed focuser back focus: 65mm (+-5mm) secondary size: 64mm PV of the primary mirror: < 1/10λ (Surface PV) Free shipping through EMS now (limited time and […]

This is the best Saturn image we have seen this year and we are glad to see ASI174MM helped Darryl to make this image come true. Fantastic Saturn animation made with 14″ S-C and with currently hottest camera on market – ASI174. Do you want capture such Saturn? Order this camera online today! Source: Blog of Darryl   […]

Maybe you have only one ASI Camera, but Martin has 4. Let’s see how does he  use these 4 cameras. Source: Astronomy & Sky website of Martin Lewis – Imaging Cameras My workhorse planetary digital video cameras for several years were DMK monochrome cameras from The Imaging Source,TIS; most recently these were based on the highly-sensitive 640×480 […]