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22 May 2024

June's deep sky guide provides notes for exploring various interesting deep sky objects and lists other items of interest useful to the amateur astronomer.

03 May 2024

The Sun is a 4.6 billion years old star of hot plasma located at the centre of the Solar System. The Sun spins round itself but being a gas giant, it rotates once every 24 days round the equator where it will take more than 35 days for a full rotation near it poles.

23 April 2024

The deep sky guide for May highlights various deep sky objects of interest and lists other items useful to the amateur astronomer.

04 April 2024

The relevance of celestial object magnitude to imaging. Many amateur astronomers use the apparent magnitude of a celestial object as a guide to selecting a target in terms of its brightness.

21 March 2024

April’s deep sky guide provides notes for exploring various interesting deep sky objects and lists other items of interest useful to the amateur astronomer.

07 March 2024

Meade LX65 203mm (8-inch) review by Matthew DeSipio.

22 February 2024

The deep sky guide for March provides notes of the various deep sky objects of interest and lists other items useful to the amateur astronomer.

11 February 2024

This article identifies the parts of a complete imaging system for astronomy...

25 January 2024

The deep sky guide for February highlights various deep sky objects of interest and lists other items useful to the amateur astronomer.

08 January 2024

Whether you consider purchasing your second telescope or you are new to astronomy but you are looking for a more advanced...

19 December 2023

January’s deep sky guide provides notes for exploring various interesting deep sky objects and lists other items of interest useful to the amateur astronomer.

08 December 2023

SkyNews magazine's review of the Meade LX65 8” ACF by Ken Hewitt-White.

26 November 2023

The deep sky guide for December highlights various deep sky objects of interest and lists other items useful to the amateur astronomer.

06 November 2023

Learn how to align your Meade AZ telescope, including the StarNavigartor NG, ETX Observer, LX65, LX90, LX200 and more.

25 October 2023

November’s deep sky guide provides notes for exploring various interesting deep sky objects and lists other items of interest useful to the amateur astronomer.

09 October 2023

This video demonstrates how to attach your planetary camera to the telescope for prime focus astrophotography.

25 September 2023

October’s deep sky guide provides notes for exploring various interesting deep sky objects and lists other items of interest useful to the amateur astronomer.

07 September 2023

Learn how to attach your camera to the telescope for prime focus deep sky photography.

25 August 2023

September’s deep sky guide provides notes for exploring various interesting deep sky objects and lists other items of interest useful to the amateur astronomer.

09 August 2023

The LX65 series represents Meade Instruments' latest telescopes that have been designed to make the universe accessible...

26 July 2023

August’s deep sky guide provides notes for exploring various interesting deep sky objects and lists other items of interest useful to the amateur astronomer.

05 July 2023

Meade Wilderness spotting scopes are ideal for high-magnification, high-resolution observation of terrestrial subjects.

26 June 2023

The deep sky guide for July highlights various deep sky objects of interest and lists other items useful to the amateur astronomer.

07 June 2023

Get the most out of your telescope when visually observing the Moon, planets, comets and deep sky objects.

23 May 2023

June's deep sky guide provides notes for exploring various interesting deep sky objects and lists other items of interest useful to the amateur astronomer.

11 May 2023

In this video, we will show you how to setup and use your Meade Series 6000 50mm Guide Scope.

24 April 2023

The deep sky guide for May highlights various deep sky objects of interest and lists other items useful to the amateur astronomer.

08 April 2023

Learn of a few quick ways to polar align your German Equatorial (or EQ) mount.

24 March 2023

April’s deep sky guide provides notes for exploring various interesting deep sky objects and lists other items of interest useful to the amateur astronomer.

10 March 2023

The acclaimed DSI camera series is back, and its more advanced than ever with a 16MP Panasonic CMOS image sensor...

24 February 2023

The deep sky guide for March provides notes of the various deep sky objects of interest and lists other items useful to the amateur astronomer.

07 February 2023

In this video tutorial, you will find out how to setup and align your Meade LX65 telescope.

25 January 2023

The deep sky guide for February highlights various deep sky objects of interest and lists other items useful to the amateur astronomer.

03 January 2023

The AudioStar is the most recent handbox controller released by Meade. It is backwards compatible with the older...

26 December 2022

January’s deep sky guide provides notes for exploring various interesting deep sky objects and lists other items of interest useful to the amateur astronomer.

06 December 2022

If you’re looking to capture lunar, planetary, and even solar images at an affordable price...

28 November 2022

The deep sky guide for December highlights various deep sky objects of interest and lists other items useful to the amateur astronomer.

11 November 2022

What is more important? Premium optics or ease of use? Now you can have both! The up and coming LX65 telescope series...

24 October 2022

November’s deep sky guide provides notes for exploring various interesting deep sky objects and lists other items of interest useful to the amateur astronomer.

05 October 2022

Imaging sensors need to be kept clean to ensure images free of artefacts. Dust is the most common cause of such problems. Fortunately, dust can be removed from a sensor with the right tools.

26 September 2022

October’s deep sky guide provides notes for exploring various interesting deep sky objects and lists other items of interest useful to the amateur astronomer.

07 September 2022

Find out how to power your telescope or mount, using an appropriate mains power adapter or portable power tank.

26 August 2022

September’s deep sky guide provides notes for exploring various interesting deep sky objects and lists other items of interest useful to the amateur astronomer.

12 August 2022

The relevance of celestial object magnitude to imaging. Many amateur astronomers use the apparent magnitude of a celestial object as a guide to selecting a target in terms of its brightness.

25 July 2022

August’s deep sky guide provides notes for exploring various interesting deep sky objects and lists other items of interest useful to the amateur astronomer.

06 July 2022

Birding is a popular pastime for those that love the outdoors. This activity allows you to connect with nature from all around the world.

24 June 2022

The deep sky guide for July highlights various deep sky objects of interest and lists other items useful to the amateur astronomer.

10 June 2022

Find out how to capture images of interplanetary objects to be later processed on a computer with the appropriate software.

27 May 2022

June's deep sky guide provides notes for exploring various interesting deep sky objects and lists other items of interest useful to the amateur astronomer.

03 May 2022

The size of the camera sensor and the focal length of your telescope are the two most important factors affecting the field of view.

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