Telescopes

Category Archives: Choose a Telescope

How to choose a telescope

How to choose a telescope SkyWatcher Skyhawk-1145P We hear this question frequently from our customers: “This will be my first telescope, but there are so many to choose from, so I would need some advise about how to choose a telescope…” Then I would ask couple of questions to make sure we go into the correct direction… The question, “what sort of budget you have” or “how much were you planning to spend” might be not that easy to answer, once you know that some telescopes might not serve you as well as others for a certain purpose…, never-the-less it’ll give me an idea about what types of telescopes to discuss with you… Another important question is whether you want to do any astro photography or not.… Read more »

How to put together a medium value telescope package for a beginner amateur astronomer

How to put together a medium value telescope package for a beginner amateur astronomer Celestron NexStar 6 SE Schmidt-Cassegrain Reflector Telescope This article came together when I helped one of our customers to answer the question of how to put together a medium value telescope package for him who was a beginner amateur astronomer.… Read more »