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ATT Volume 13 Issue 2
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ATT Volume 13 Issue 2

In this issue Dr. James Dire gives advice for those newly interested in amateur astronomy; Michael L. Weasner shows how the Phone Skope Digiscoping Adapter is worth the cost for serious smartphone afocal photographers and astrophotographers from a convenience perspective alone; Matt Harmston discusses what your local seeing conditions are […]

PlaneWave Instruments Installs 1-Meter CDK1000 Telescope in Chile for the US Naval Observatory
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PlaneWave Instruments Installs 1-Meter CDK1000 Telescope in Chile for the US Naval Observatory

PlaneWave Instruments recently installed a PlaneWave 1-Meter telescope (CDK1000) for the US Naval Observatory high atop the Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory in Chile. The high elevation and stable atmospheric conditions make Chile the perfect location for large aperture research telescopes. The install took 10 hours from the crane-lift until capturing […]

Voyager 2.1.4 is Released Adding New Functionality to the Astrophotography Software Platform
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Voyager 2.1.4 is Released Adding New Functionality to the Astrophotography Software Platform

Voyager is Microsoft Windows(R) software that automates astrophotography. It integrates and orchestrates all mounts, cameras, filter wheels, rotators, guiding systems and more – all the hardware and software needed to do astronomy imaging. The software also controls dome or roll-off roofs with an ASCOM drivers. Voyager’s companion product Viking offers […]