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Long focal length APO telescope from Altair released

Thursday, June 13, 2024 by

The Altair 101 ED APO has a new long focal length ED doublet objective design with complete freedom from color aberrations. This is a telescope with premium optics for serious visual astronomy at a good price. it is very well suited for visual observation where sharpness and contrast are important. A long focal length refractor is easy to foc...


About the EQUINOX 2 smart telescope from UNISTELLAR

Tuesday, June 4, 2024 by

The EQUINOX 2 smart telescope from Unistellar offers a host of innovative features and technologies for an easier observational experience, perfect for those who don't prioritize eyepiece observation. You can observe celestial objects directly through your mobile device or tablet using the free iOS and Android app. It includes manual focus and collimation for p...


Low cost telescope SVBONY SV48P review

Tuesday, May 28, 2024 by

The SVBONY SV48P 90mm F5.5 Refractor Telescope is currently priced at $229.99, down from its list price of $339.99, this telescope is designed to meet the needs of both novice and experienced astronomers. The SV48P is particularly well-suited for deep sky astrophotography and visual astronomy, boasting outstanding optics and high-quality mechanical components. Low co...


Solar telescope eyepiece Daystar Quark H-alpha reviewed

Saturday, May 25, 2024 by

Imagine you're at the hottest concert of the year, but instead of front-row seats, you've got a telescope pointed at the Sun. Now, you wouldn't stare straight at those blinding stage lights without protection, right? That’s where a solar eyepiece comes in – it’s like the coolest pair of VIP shades for your telescope. What’s a Solar...


APM LZOS telescope APO refractor available for pre-order

Thursday, May 23, 2024 by

The APM - LZOS 3-lenser SuperED, presented in a new special package, features a 130 mm aperture combined with a 1200 mm focal length. This model is distinguished by its 3.7" APM focuser, which provides 360° rotation, ensuring a versatile and user-friendly experience. The 130 mm APM - LZOS 3-lenser SuperED in the new inexpensive special package with 3.7"...


University of Arizona chooses OVNI night vision eyepeices

Tuesday, May 7, 2024 by

The University of Arizona has made history as the first university in the U.S. to introduce OVNI Night Vision eyepieces at the Biosphere 2 Space Domain Awareness Observatory. In the USA, the Biosphere 2 Space Domain Awareness Observatory will have OVNI Night Vision eyepieces. This cutting-edge observatory boasts a diverse collection of telescopes, notably a 36-inc...


MS-8x32 IF-ED binoculars released from APM

Monday, May 6, 2024 by

The newly released APM MS 8x32IF ED binoculars stand out as a testament to compact yet highly efficient optical technology. Crafted to meet the exacting standards of the MS series, these binoculars merge advanced functionality with state-of-the-art design. Incorporating an ultra-modern optical system, the binoculars offer optimized viewing with exceptional contrast a...


L eXtreme dual passband light pollution filter from Optolong

Thursday, April 25, 2024 by

Optolong filters are becoming essential tools for terrestrial stargazers as urban expansion worsens light pollution, making it increasingly difficult to capture clear night sky images. The growing urbanization has rendered many skies unsuitable for detailed astronomical imaging. However, with the right filters, such as those from Optolong, photographers can effectively ...


Eyepiece survey results from Tele Vue

Thursday, April 25, 2024 by

The recent Tele Vue eyepiece survey drew over 700 responses, demonstrating strong user engagement and opinions across various features. Users valued adjustable height eyeguards for long eye-relief eyepieces, with many citing the importance of minimizing stray light for clearer, contrast-rich views. Rubber grip rings on eyepieces were also highly regarded, especially use...


APM MS 16x80 EDL APO Magnesium Series binoculars

Thursday, April 25, 2024 by

Years ago, high-quality 80mm binoculars were often prohibitively expensive. Now, with the APM MS ED-L series, we provide top-notch apochromatic binoculars at an attractive price. Our 16x80 model excels in both optical and mechanical design. It features a 5mm exit pupil and over 30% more light-gathering capability than 70mm models, enhancing your viewing experience. The ...


Apertura 50 mm Right Angle Finder Scope

Thursday, April 25, 2024 by

The Apertura 50 mm Right Angle Finder Scope is perfect for anyone using a manual telescope mount, as it greatly simplifies the process of aligning and centering celestial objects in your eyepiece, enhancing both the ease and quality of your viewing sessions. Apertura 50 mm Right Angle Finder Scope with Illuminated Reticle Eyepiece The Apertura Right Angl...


Tele Vue celebrates product anniversaries in 2024

Sunday, April 21, 2024 by

Tele Vue recently announced its celebration of product anniversaries in 2024, including significant milestones for their innovative optical designs. From the Big Barlow to the comprehensive Ethos line, the company continues to influence the field of astronomy with products that have stood the test of time. Each anniversary - marked as Emerald, Pearl, Silver, and Ruby hi...


Starsense Autoguider from Celestron aligns scopes in only 3 minutes

Sunday, April 21, 2024 by

The Celestron StarSense Autoguider enhances the usability of telescopes by automating the alignment process and improving image quality. This compact device connects seamlessly to your Celestron mount to facilitate both stargazing and astroimaging. It aligns your telescope with the night sky in approximately three minutes without manual input, using Celestron's pate...


AT115EDT scope from Astro Tech

Sunday, April 21, 2024 by

The Astro-Tech AT115EDT telescope is designed with a 115mm aperture and 805mm focal length, featuring ED (Extra-low Dispersion) apochromatic triplet refractor optics. This configuration minimizes color fringing and halos for clear, sharp images. The optics are slow-polished for reduced light scatter and are fully multicoated to enhance light transmission and contrast, e...


EVSCOPE 2 smart telescope from UNISTELLAR

Sunday, April 21, 2024 by

The EVSCOPE 2 epitomizes the next generation of smart telescopes, pushing the boundaries of astronomical exploration and participation. This innovative telescope, equipped with cutting-edge technology, not only offers users a unique way to gaze upon the stars but also enables them to play an active role in the scientific community through the UNISTELLAR Citizen Science ...


PF 85EDA Spotting Scope from Pentax

Wednesday, April 10, 2024 by

The PF-85EDA spotting scope, designed with versatility in mind, is suitable for a range of activities including birdwatching, nature observation, and astronomy. This model features newly developed optics with an 85mm objective lens that provides a luminous, sharp, and contrast-rich viewing experience, enhancing the quality of observations. It incorporates ED (Extra-low ...