Barlow lens is a fantastic tool and should be in every amateur astronomer inventory. You will probably end up with a few of those. But with so many Barlow lenses to choose from, you need to know and understand what Barlow lens is and what it does to … [Read more...] about The Best Barlow Lens For Any Telescope – Buying Guide
Using a smartphone with your telescope is an easy task requiring a smartphone adapter for the telescope and, in some cases, a dedicated camera app. Required accessories: a smartphone of any brandsmartphone adaptertelescope with eyepiece What … [Read more...] about Using Smartphone With Telescope – Easy Guide
If you are looking to buy a Barlow lens, you may come to find a similar optical tool called Powermate or focal extender. They look the same, but there is a difference between Powermate and Barlow lens. The Barlow lens consists of 2 or 3 optical … [Read more...] about Powermate vs Barlow – Here Is The Difference
Celestron NexStar 8SE SCT is the biggest telescope in the Celestron SE series. And with telescopes, the bigger is better. It was launched more than a decade ago, but it is still an amazing instrument for astronomy beginners. Celestron NexStar 8SE … [Read more...] about Celestron NexStar 8SE Review – Telescope On Steroids!
If you own a Newtonian reflector telescope, you need to collimate it from time to time. You might be wondering what you should use for the collimation, Cheshire Eyepiece or Laser Collimator. The short answer is that you can use both for … [Read more...] about Cheshire Eyepiece vs Laser Collimator – Which Is Better?