Archive for March, 2012

Telescope Basics (Reflector, Refractor, Schmidt-Cassegrain)

Telescope Basics (Reflector, Refractor, Schmidt-Cassegrain)

Beginners Guide and Tutorial for Reflector, Refractor, and Schmidt-Cassegrain telescopes, Alt-Azimuth and Equatorial mounts, benefits, and comparisons. Video Rating: 4 / 5 www.telescope.com Each kind of telescope gathers light in a different way. Here’s why you might choose one over another. This is an episode of “The Star Party,” a video guide to amateur astronomy […]

March 31, 2012 | 23 Comments More
Bushnell Night Watch 2x24 w/Built in Infrared Monocular Reviews

Bushnell Night Watch 2×24 w/Built in Infrared Monocular Reviews

Bushnell Night Watch 2×24 w/Built in Infrared Monocular 2x magnification, 24-millimeter objective monocular with built-in infrared illuminator Five to 400-foot viewing range; 105-foot field of view at 1000 yards Rubber armored body with ergonomic shape Built-in tripod mount; lanyard and carry case included This item is restricted for sale to the state of California and […]

March 30, 2012 | 2 Comments More

Celestron Zoom 45 Spotting Scope- Choose Size

Celestron Zoom 45 Spotting Scope- Choose Size The waterproof 45° UpClose spotting scope is a good choice for bird watching, nature or wildlife observation, hunting, and enjoying scenic views. This scope is extremely lightweight (under 2 lbs) and comes with both a soft case and an aluminum case. List Price: $ 109.99 Price: $ 109.99

March 28, 2012 | 0 Comments More
Features of the Mini 50mm Guide Scope & Magnificent Mini Pkg

Features of the Mini 50mm Guide Scope & Magnificent Mini Pkg

www.telescope.com A look at the Orion Mini 50mm Guide scope and Magnificent Mini Autoguider package, a great accessory for any astronomer that needs a compete autoguiding package for capturing sharp astrophotos. Visit http to find high quality products for amateur astronomers. Video Rating: 5 / 5

March 27, 2012 | 1 Comment More
InSight Telescope Walking Stick

InSight Telescope Walking Stick

InSight Telescope Walking Stick Catch a closer glimpse of anything that strikes your interest Simply gently pull up on the handle to display a beautiful and functional portable telescope Featuring a classic antique wood polish, with expertly crafted brass details Measures 38” x 3” x 2.5” Catch a closer glimpse of anything that strikes your […]

March 27, 2012 | 0 Comments More
Bushnell Imageview 15-45x70mm 5MP Camera Spotting Scope

Bushnell Imageview 15-45x70mm 5MP Camera Spotting Scope

Bushnell Imageview 15-45x70mm 5MP Camera Spotting Scope Includes table tripod, remote shutter cable, and soft case, powered by two AA batteries 15 to 45X magnification and 70-Millimeter objective lens, 26-Feet close focus 121.5-Feet field of view at 1000 yards at 15X, and 17.5-Feet field of view at 1000 yards at 45X Includes limited two-year manufacturer’s […]

March 25, 2012 | 2 Comments More
Top Ten Best Amateur Telescopes

Top Ten Best Amateur Telescopes

Join us across the universe with the top ten best telescopes. Whether you’re advanced, amateur or just a new beginner into the world of astronomy we can help find the right telescope for you. We’ll guide you through collimation, online support, light-gathering and tripods. Video Rating: 4 / 5 A world render of the amazing […]

March 24, 2012 | 24 Comments More
GSI Deluxe 7X50F Professional Folding Roof Prism Binoculars - Case and Cleaning Cloth Included - For Sports, Concerts, Surveillance, Travel Etc

GSI Deluxe 7X50F Professional Folding Roof Prism Binoculars – Case and Cleaning Cloth Included – For Sports, Concerts, Surveillance, Travel Etc

GSI Deluxe 7X50F Professional Folding Roof Prism Binoculars – Case and Cleaning Cloth Included – For Sports, Concerts, Surveillance, Travel Etc New and Fashionable High Powered Binoculars – Crystal Clear Sharp View Roof-Prism Monocular with 7x Magnification and 50F Objective Diameter Lens Angle Of Vision (°): 6.6, Eye Relief: 27.4mm, Exit Pupil: 7mm, Near Focus: […]

March 23, 2012 | 0 Comments More
Celestron 52248 65mm Ultima Zoom Spotting Scope

Celestron 52248 65mm Ultima Zoom Spotting Scope

Celestron 52248 65mm Ultima Zoom Spotting Scope Multi-Coated Optics Sight tube for quick targeting Soft Carrying Case 18-55x Zoom Eyepiece Limited Lifetime Warranty SEE up close. Compact, 100% WATERPROOF Celestron 18 – 55×65 mm Ultima Zoom 45 degree Spotter. Open up a whole world of long distance views! Celestron’s highly acclaimed Ultima Series is a […]

March 21, 2012 | 3 Comments More
Astronomy Now's guide to solar observing 4 - Aligning your telescope.m4v

Astronomy Now’s guide to solar observing 4 – Aligning your telescope.m4v

Aligning your solar telescope safely with the Sun is easier said than done. Nick talks you through setting up your telescope mount and different ways to find the Sun. REMEMBER! NEVER EVER look directly at the Sun, with your naked eye or through a telescope, as this will cause immediate and permanent blindness! Beautiful orrery(solar […]

March 20, 2012 | 0 Comments More