Telescopes

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

Celestron NexStar 6 SE Schmidt-Cassegrain Reflector Telescope How to put together a medium value telescope package for a beginner amateur astronomer 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 »

The 1st North West Astronomy Festival in Runcorn

The 365Astronomy stand at the 1st North West Astrofest in Runcorn, Oct 2013 365Astronomy attended the 1st North West Astronomy Festival in Runcorn on the weekend of 26-27 October 2013. The 1st NW Astrofest took place at the Knowledge Observatory in Runcorn near Liverpool. Others attending included Astronomia and APM Telescopes. The atmosphere was friendly and relaxed and the event was well organised.… Read more »

Celestron at the Cutting Edge of Astrophotography

Celestron at the cutting edge of astrophotography On 7 January 2013, Celestron announced the introduction of a new range of telescopes specifically designed for astrophotography. This included the new Advanced VX mount and the EDGE HD range of Schmidt-Cassegrain optical tubes (SCT).… Read more »

Review of Various Eyepieces for a Binoviewer

This “Review of Various Eyepieces for a Binoviewer” has been kindly written by one of our customers who needed a pair of eyepieces for his binoviewer, but wanted to try them before his final decision. We agreed to supply the eyepieces and in return he has written an unbiased review of some of our eyepieces. … Read more »