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Celestron
Celestron NexImage Burst Colour (95518) $174.95 $274.95
Celestron offers a wide array of high-quality, affordable, and user-friendly planetary imagers! Click here to learn more on how to choose an imager that’s right for you. Description Capture high-resolution planetary, lunar and solar images with the NexImage Burst Solar System Imager. This innovative camera is easy enough for a beginner to use, but features one of the best CMOS sensors available for astroimaging. It’s compatible with any computerized telescope or a non-computerized telescope with a motor drive for tracking celestial objects. Combined with the included software package, NexImage Burst brings out tremendous detail and produces images rivaling those taken...
QHYCCD
QHYCCD QHY5L-II-M (Mono) Planetary and Gui... $189.00
The QHY5L-II Series uncooled cameras fit in a standard 1.25-inch eyepiece holder and have an adjustable location ring for confocality with an eyepiece. They are ideal for use as low-weight autoguiders or planetary cameras where short exposures are typical. Description The cameras come in very small but powerful packages! The improved thermal design allows the heat generated by the CMOS sensor to be transferred externally to the telescope’s eyepiece tube. QHY5L-II is one of our most popular guide cameras, it has high sensitivity, an exceptional 74% QE, and low noise. The read noise is remarkably low (~ 4 electrons) and...
ZWO
ZWO ASI120MC-S Colour Super Speed Camera (... $201.00
ASI120S is a super speed and sensitive USB 3.0 camera. Up to 60FPS under 1280X960 full resolution! Description ASI120S is a lightning-fast and sensitive USB3.0 camera. Up to 60FPS under 1280X960 full resolution! With a peak QE of 75%, beyond ICX618 and with no FPN(Fixed pattern Noise)! Long exposure supported up to 1000s! Full compatible with USB 2.0 USB Host! ASI120 camera integrates AR0130CS 1/3″ sensor (4.8 mm x 3.6 mm). This camera has 1280 x 960 pixels. The pixel size is 3.75 μm x 3.75 μm. This camera provides 12bit ADC. USB 3.0 Port: Can provide 5Gb bandwidth to...
ZWO
ZWO ASI120MM Mini Monochrome Camera (ASI12... $201.00
The ZWO ASI120 mini is an incredible planetary camera, but it really shines as a guide camera.  We find it pairs really well with the ZWO mini guide scope for a compact and effective guiding package.   Summary The ASI120MM Mini (ASI120MINI) camera integrates the AR0130CS 1/3″ sensor (4.8 mm x 3.6 mm). It is a new model in the “mini”-series of cameras from ZWO. This camera has 1280 x 960 pixels with a pixel size of 3.75 μm x 3.75 μm. It provides 12-bit ADC and the QE peak is almost 80%. Detailed Description The ASI120 mini-camera offers you very...
ZWO
ZWO ASI120MM-S Super Speed Mono Camera (AS... $242.00
ASI120S is a super speed and sensitive USB 3.0 camera. Up to 60FPS under 1280X960 full resolution! Description ASI120 camera integrates AR0130CS 1/3″ sensor (4.8 mm x 3.6 mm). This camera has 1280 x 960 pixels. The pixel size is 3.75 μm x 3.75 μm. This camera provides 12bit ADC. ASI120S is a lightning-fast and sensitive USB3.0 camera. Up to 60FPS under 1280X960 full resolution! With a peak QE almost 80%, beyond ICX618 and with no FPN(Fixed pattern Noise). Long exposure supported up to 2000s. Full compatible with USB 2.0 USB Host. USB 3.0 Port: Can provide 5Gb bandwidth to...
ZWO
ZWO ASI224MC USB3.0 Colour Camera (ASI224MC) $269.00
ASI224MC has a 1/3″ and 1.2M pixels sensor IMX224 with SONY Exmor and NIR Technology. It has extremely low read noise (1.5 e) and high sensitivity, especially in IR range of the spectrum. Read Noise of ASI224 is less than 1e which can compare with sCMOS or EMCCD sensors. This camera is very suitable for astronomy planetary and small DSO imaging. USB 3.0 Port & ST4 Port USB 3.0 Port: Can provide 5Gb bandwidth to let ASI224 run at 64fps (12bit, normal mode) or 150 fps (10bit, high speed mode) at full resolution(1.2Mega).ST4 Port: Can be used connect with auto...
ZWO
ZWO ASI462MC Planetary Colour Camera (ASI4... $336.00
With the ability to capture light in the near-infrared portion of the spectrum, and the super high sensitivity combined with ultra-low readout noise, this camera is considered as the highly improved version of ASI290MC. It will offer great performance for planetary, solar and lunar imaging. IMX462 sensor The format of the IMX462 sensor is 1/2.8”. The sensor length and width are 5.6mm*3.2mm and the diagonal is 6.46mm. The resolution is 1936*1096.> HCG mode The cameras has a built-in HCG mode which can effectively reduce the readout noise at high gain and keep the same wide dynamic range as you would...
ZWO
ZWO ASI178MC 14Bit ADC CMOS Colour Camera ... $363.00
Back-illuminated CMOS Image Sensor with 14bit ADC. ASI178MC has a 1/1.8″ and 6.4M pixels sensor IMX178 with SONY STARVIS and Exmor R Technology. Description Sony IMX178 CMOS Sensor Features High sensitivity, high resolution, and high dynamic range is yours with the Sony IMX178 back-illuminated CMOS image sensor! The IMX178 is an "Exmor R" sensor, with significantly enhanced imaging characteristics, including sensitivity and low noise, by changing fundamental structure of "Exmor" adopted column-parallel A/D converter to back-illuminated type. Sony STARVIS sensors, of which the IMX178 is one, features sensitivity of 2000 mV or more per 1µm²*, and realizes high picture quality...
ZWO
ZWO ASI662MC Planetary Colour Camera (ASI6... $363.99
The ASI662MC adopts the Sony-IMX662 sensor, has a rolling shutter, a frame size of 1/2.8", a pixel size of 2.9um, has 2.07 million pixels (1920*1080). In high speed mode the CMOS sensor can output 102.6 frames/second at full resolution and provide a low read noise level. Large full well capacity, not easy to overexposure The ASI662MC adopts Sony IMX662 sensor with the latest technology. Compared to the previous generation of sensors, it has very low readout noises and an extreme large full well capacity which is 3 times larger than that of IMX 462MC. This helps effectively avoid overexposure issues...
ZWO
ZWO ASI290MC USB3.0 Colour Camera (ASI290MC) $379.00
ASI290MC offers very good performance for astrophotography. Low read noise, high dynamic range, QE peak about 80%, AR protective window and much more. Description Sony Camera Sensor IMX290LQR, IMX291LQR Sony has developed the approx. 2.13M effective pixel back-illuminated CMOS image sensors IMX290LQR and IMX291LQR with improved sensitivity in the visible-light and near infrared light regions for industrial applications. Diagonal 6.46 mm (Type 1/2.8) Square Pixel Array Colour CMOS Image Sensor Back-Illuminated CMOS image Sensors with Improved Visible Light and Near Infrared Sensitivity that Support 1080p A new 2.9 µm-square unit pixel has been developed that combines a back-illuminated structure with technology for...
QHYCCD
QHYCCD QHY5III462C (Color) Color and Enhan... $380.00
The QHY5III462C camera uses the latest (Sixth Generation) Sony 2.1 megapixel IMX462 STARVIS CMOS sensor. The pixel size is 2.9u making it the same size and resolution as the sensor used in the QHY5III290 camera that has been so successfully used for planetary imaging by some of the best planetary imagers in the world. Like other cameras in the 5III series, the QHY5III462C is USB 3.0 powered and controlled. No additional power is required. Description The IMX462 sensor is back-illuminated and incorporates new technology that gives it some significant advantage over other planetary cameras: First, the IMX462 sensor has sHCG...
Orion Telescopes USD
Orion StarShoot AutoGuider (52064) $389.99
Now Mac compatible with Intel-based Mac computers! Software and drivers are now available for use of the Orion StarShoot AutoGuider with Apple computers running Mac OS X. Visit the StarShoot AutoGuider product support section to download software and drivers. Description Autoguiding has revolutionized the capture of deep-sky astro-images by mechanizing the tedious and tiring method of "manually" guiding an astrophotography exposure, which involved staring endlessly into an illuminated reticle telescope eyepiece while vigilantly tweaking your mount's electronic drive controls by hand to keep the stars pinpoint sharp. Until now, the problem has always been the lack of a simple, affordable...

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