In this short article, we compare two very popular cameras, ASI174 and ASI290. Particularly, we were testing the effect of the pixel size of each ASI camera. ASI174 has 5.86µm and ASI209 only 2.9µm of the pixel size. Why is pixel size so important? Camera with smaller pixel size adjusted at telescope with short focal […]

We at ZWO got some great news for you guys, where we announce that the ASI USB3.0 CCDs support Android devices. You attach the camera to the device’s USB and make sure that the device supports OTG. Although the app is still in Alpha stage, with loads of bugs, crashes and misspellings, we strive to […]

Haven’t been imaging for nearly one year I joined a star party a couple of days ago and here is my first light with our new camera ASI1600MM-Cool   This is my new portable and lightweight setup for DSO imaging Mount: ZEQ25 Scope: 70SA 2kg Only Imaging and Guiding system: ASI1600MM-Cool+EFWmini+ZWO New LRGB, OAG + ASI290MM for guiding […]

3 new ASI cameras has come: ASI224MC ASI185MC ASI178MC. This cameras have Low Noise, High Sensitivity and Fast Speed. These cameras are the best planetary imaging camera in the world and the cooled version won’t be far away 😉 For more info and orders please visit products pages.

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 […]