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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
The Star Party - The Moon - Special Tricks to See More (Telescopes)

The Star Party – The Moon – Special Tricks to See More (Telescopes)

www.telescope.com How to best observe this favorite of amateur astronomers. This is an episode of “The Star Party”, a video guide to amateur astronomy from the crew of Orion Telescopes & Binoculars. Visit http to find high quality products for amateur astronomers. Video Rating: 4 / 5 In 1609, Galileo Galilei first looked through his […]

June 24, 2012 | 10 Comments More
The Star Party - "Fuzzies" - Galaxies, Nebulae, Comets (Telescopes)

The Star Party – “Fuzzies” – Galaxies, Nebulae, Comets (Telescopes)

www.telescope.com There are a few tricks to enjoying the more subtle strokes on the cosmic canvas. We’ll show you how in this episode of “The Star Party,” a video guide to amateur astronomy from the crew of Orion Telescopes & Binoculars. Visit http to find high quality products for amateur astronomers. Video Rating: 4 / […]

June 2, 2012 | 12 Comments More
The Star Party - How Telescopes Work - Ways to Gather Light

The Star Party – How Telescopes Work – Ways to Gather Light

www.telescope.com Inside the optical tube with lenses and mirrors; an episode of “The Star Party,” a video guide to amateur astronomy from the crew of Orion Telescopes & Binoculars. Visit http to find high quality products for amateur astronomers. Video Rating: 4 / 5

May 3, 2012 | 1 Comment More
The Star Party - How to Focus Your Telescope: Tips and Tricks

The Star Party – How to Focus Your Telescope: Tips and Tricks

www.telescope.com These simple hacks will get you tack-sharp focus on objects seen through a telescope. This is an episode of “The Star Party,” a video guide to amateur astronomy from the crew of Orion Telescopes & Binoculars. Visit http to find high quality products for amateur astronomers. Video Rating: 4 / 5 A detailed video […]

April 15, 2012 | 15 Comments More