Telescopes

An Introduction to Astrophotography

An Introduction to Astrophotography is an article that provides an introduction to the points that should be considered when starting out on astrophotography. Different set-ups are required for the solar system than for deep sky objects (DSOs). Our solar system contains bright objects such as the moon, Jupiter, Saturn, Venus and Mars that reflect sunlight.… Read more »

How to choose a telescope

How to choose a telescope 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 »

Solar Eclipse 20 March 2015

Solar Eclipse 20 March 2015   Customers started buying accessories for the eclipse many months ago and around the 10 March we were convinced that this will calm down now and we have some rest finally to be able to prepare for the eclipse well… It was not meant to be… Actually the very opposite happened.… Read more »

ZWO ASI CMOS Cameras and Accessories

We are being frequently asked about ZWO ASI CMOS cameras and accessories, so here is a quick overview of these popular products. We can supply the whole range of ZWO cameras and accessories from UK stock now. The ZWO ASI 120MC colour, ASI 120MM monochrome and the lates USB-3.0 versions, ZWO ASI120MC-S and ZWO ASI120MM-S are our bestsellers, but we also sell the ASI 130MM monochrome that comes with a slightly bigger sensor (its field of view is equivalent to a 9mm eyepiece).… Read more »