Astrophotography with a NexStar

  • Michael W. Swanson
Part of the Patrick Moore’s Practical Astronomy Series book series (PATRICKMOORE)


There is something alluring about using your own equipment to produce a photograph of a celestial object. Hanging in your home or office, such photos never fail to draw attention and comments. When asked if you got the image from a magazine, you can imagine the pride experienced when you say, “No, I took that myself.”


Video Camera Filter Wheel Unsharp Mask Focal Reducer Focal Ratio 
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© Springer-Verlag London 2004

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  • Michael W. Swanson

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