The Cameras

So far in my whole astrophotographic career, old and new, I have had just three (with a fourth entry in 2019 and a fifth in 2020) cameras. One, the first Meade LPI (Lunar and Planetary Imager) Image sensor: CMOS Hynix Semiconductor Inc. HV7131E1 (Type 1/3") Image size: Diagonal 6.5mm, 5,18mm x 3,90mm Effective pixels: 644(H) … Continue reading The Cameras

Camera Lenses

When I first decided to buy a DSLR for AP imaging, I was also very attracted by the perspective of being able to use not only telescopes, but also camera lenses, which are usually faster than scopes and easier to manage given their (again, usually) shorter focal length. I have to say I was a … Continue reading Camera Lenses