Category: Videos

Gemin Observatory - Adaptive Optics - Laser Guide Star

Gemin Observatory – Adaptive Optics – Laser Guide Star

The Gemini Observatory’s adaptive optics system cancels out the scintillation of starlight caused by the atmosphere. Here we see the laser guide star system. (File has no sound) Video Rating: 5 / 5 Visit www.telescope.com tofind high quality products for amateur astronomers. If you have any questions about any of our telescopes, binoculars, or accessories, […]

November 27, 2012 | 5 Comments More
Features of the Orion SkyQuest XT6 Classic Dobsonian Telescope

Features of the Orion SkyQuest XT6 Classic Dobsonian Telescope

Visit www.telescope.com tofind high quality products for amateur astronomers. If you have any questions about any of our telescopes, binoculars, or accessories, please don’t hesitate to contact one of our trained and knowledgeable customer service representatives. http To learn more about Astronomy, please visit Orion Resource Center where you can find Articles, Images, Videos and […]

November 23, 2012 | 2 Comments More
Tonight's Sky: April 2012

Tonight’s Sky: April 2012

Backyard stargazers get a monthly guide to the northern hemisphere’s skywatching events with “Tonight’s Sky.” In April, Saturn reaches opposition and the Lyrid meteor shower streaks through the sky. “Tonight’s Sky” is produced by HubbleSite.org, online home of the Hubble Space Telescope. This is a recurring show, and you can find more episodes — and […]

November 20, 2012 | 20 Comments More
How To Make Videos With 5 Mega Pixel Digital Video Camcorder + Optical Telescope Zoom Lens

How To Make Videos With 5 Mega Pixel Digital Video Camcorder + Optical Telescope Zoom Lens

[ wholesale.ankaka.com ] MPEG4 Digital Video Camcorder With Optical Telescope Zoom Lens – Compact DV camcorder with 30FPS video capture. Handheld DV camera (digital video and still pictures) with great telescope style 8x optical zoom lens attachment. This unit records video in MPEG4 format up to 30 frames per second (30 FPS).New wholesale compact digital […]

November 16, 2012 | 8 Comments More
Features of the Orion SpaceProbe 130 EQ Reflector Telescope - Orion Telescopes & Binoculars

Features of the Orion SpaceProbe 130 EQ Reflector Telescope – Orion Telescopes & Binoculars

www.telescope.com A look at the features of our SpaceProbe 130 EQ Reflector Telescope. It is a 5 inch relfector telescope on a german equatorial mount. Visit http tofind high quality products for amateur astronomers. To learn more about Astronomy, please visit Orion Resource Center where you can find Articles, Images, How-to Videos and More. www.telescope.com […]

November 12, 2012 | 8 Comments More
Orion SkyView Pro Goto (Motor Kit and Telescope Computer) and Google Sky Map

Orion SkyView Pro Goto (Motor Kit and Telescope Computer) and Google Sky Map

Indoor star tracking using Google Sky Map and my telescope’s computer (Orion Sky View Pro Goto). The calibration isn’t 100% but that’s fine for demonstration purposes. Having fun on a cloudy day Video Rating: 4 / 5

November 9, 2012 | 4 Comments More
Tonight's Sky: May 2012

Tonight’s Sky: May 2012

Backyard stargazers get a monthly guide to the northern hemisphere’s skywatching events with “Tonight’s Sky.” May brings us the Eta Aquarid meteor shower and a solar eclipse. “Tonight’s Sky” is produced by HubbleSite.org, online home of the Hubble Space Telescope. This is a recurring show, and you can find more episodes — and other astronomy […]

November 5, 2012 | 18 Comments More
Collimate Dobsonian Telescope (part 1 of 2)

Collimate Dobsonian Telescope (part 1 of 2)

This is a brief video of me unboxing an Orion Laser Collimater, for use in my 10″ GSO Dob. Video Rating: 4 / 5

November 1, 2012 | 1 Comment More
A Guide to Setting Up a German Equatorial Mount

A Guide to Setting Up a German Equatorial Mount

A Guide to Setting Up a German Equatorial Mount. Visit us at: www.scopesnskies.com www.pulsar-optical.co.uk Presented by Robert J Dalby Produced by The Astronomy and Nature Centre in association with ARB Media Productions. Video Rating: 4 / 5

October 28, 2012 | 17 Comments More
Sky-Watcher Guide Scope Mount

Sky-Watcher Guide Scope Mount

Video review and demonstration of the Sky-Watcher Guide Scope Mount. Video Rating: 5 / 5

October 25, 2012 | 16 Comments More