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Celestron’s CGX-L Computerized Equatorial Mount Offers Exceptional Load Capacity to Weight Ratio
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Celestron’s CGX-L Computerized Equatorial Mount Offers Exceptional Load Capacity to Weight Ratio

Celestron’s CGX-L Computerized Equatorial Mount offers a fully computerized equatorial mount capable of carrying Celestron’s largest optical tubes, CGX-L is designed for backyard observatories and remote imagers looking for exceptional load capacity-to-weight ratio, compact design, and innovative features that fully support large telescopes, imaging kits, and the latest in wireless […]

Airy Lab’s Genika Astro Image Acquisition Software for Astro Imaging
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Airy Lab’s Genika Astro Image Acquisition Software for Astro Imaging

AiryLab’s Genika Astro is an astro image acquisition software dedicated to astronomical imaging. It supports high-speed cameras and sensors such as CCD, CMOS, sCMOS, EMCCD and NIR sensors from manufacturers including Andor, AVT, Basler, IDS, PointGrey, Raptor Photonics, Celestron, The Imaging Source and ZWO. Genika Astro offers enhanced performance for […]

Knightware’s SQM Reader Provides Sky Darkness Data for Astronomers Using Unihedron’s Sky Quality Meters
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Knightware’s SQM Reader Provides Sky Darkness Data for Astronomers Using Unihedron’s Sky Quality Meters

Knightware’s SQM Reader software is the only commercially available software that reads sky darkness data from Unihedron’s connected Sky Quality Meters automatically and continuously, displays and graphs data, stores data in files and transfers it to an FTP server and post processing scripts, batch files and programs. Knightware supports Sky […]

Skynet University Offers Public Courses Anyone Can Take to Learn How to Use Telescopes
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Skynet University Offers Public Courses Anyone Can Take to Learn How to Use Telescopes

For the past couple of years, Skynet University has made its introductory-level undergraduate observing course Astronomy with Skynet: Our Place In Space! available to anyone who wants to try their hand at using its global network of robotic telescopes, through its Skynet University program. Skynet recently opened its two non-observing […]

The CEM 120 Offers iOptron’s Revolutionary Center-Balance Design to Payload Up to 115 Pounds
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The CEM 120 Offers iOptron’s Revolutionary Center-Balance Design to Payload Up to 115 Pounds

Recognizing the growing demand for an accurate and stable equatorial mount with the versatility to carry larger instruments and more complex imaging arrays, iOptron has extended its revolutionary center-balance design to the greater-than-100-pound-payload class with the CEM120. iOptron’s unique “center balance” design yields stability, accuracy and smooth mechanical operation, characteristics […]