Cameras and CCD’s

  • Ken M. Harrison
Part of the Patrick Moore's Practical Astronomy Series book series (PATRICKMOORE)


Any of the modern CCD cameras and DSLR’s can be successfully used for spectroscopy. The use of modded DSLR’s if fitted with UV-IR cut off filters (i.e., Baader) will be restricted to wavelengths between 400 and 700 nm.


Focal Ratio Flat Image Bayer Filter Quartz Halogen Lamp Maximum Dynamic Range 
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© Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2011

Authors and Affiliations

  • Ken M. Harrison
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  1. 1.CobhamUK

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