Author: Stuart Parkerson

Antlia SII EDGE Narrowband Filters
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Antlia SII EDGE Narrowband Filters

The Antlia SII EDGE narrowband filters optimize the FWHM (full width half maximum) to 4.5nm bandpass. The suppression of optical density (OD) 5 on unwanted wavelengths and the transmittance characteristics found in the Antlia 3nm Pro series has been incorporated into the 4.5nm EDGE narrowband filters. The result is that […]

StellaLyra 10" f/4 M-LRN Newtonian Reflector
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StellaLyra Telescopes

StellaLyra telescopes are a house brand offered by First Light Optics and are designed and manufactured to a high standard by Guan Sheng Optical (GSO) in Taiwan. Among the most recent introductions are a line of Newtonian and Dobsonian telescopes. StellaLyra Newtonian Telescopes All StellaLyra Newtonian telescopes feature GSO aluminized […]

NEAF/NEAIC 2022 Postponed Until 2023
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NEAF/NEAIC 2022 Postponed Until 2023

The Rockland Astronomy Club as announced that NEAF/NEAIC 2022 has been postponed till 2023. The club issued this statement: Due to ongoing Covid and world economy concerns and impacts on product availability, NEAF has been confronted with significantly lower participation rates for 2022 than anticipated. RAC has concluded, after considerable […]

William Optics RedCat 71
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William Optics RedCat 71

The William Optics RedCat 71 is a 71-mm f/4.9 refractor that features a 350mm focal length which is well suited for taking widefield images of the night sky. It offers a Petzval design with a doublet front element incorporating FPL-53 glass, plus a single central element and a single rear […]

Sky-Watcher Evolux Reducer/Corrector
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Sky-Watcher Evolux Reducer/Corrector

A Sky-Watcher Evolux Reducer/Corrector is now available for the all new Sky-Watcher Evolux ED series of doublet apochromatic refractors which offer an update of the company’s classic Evostar series with key upgrades in the optics and mechanics. Designed for the astrophotographers looking to complement their lightweight, widefield, grab-and-go imaging setup, […]

Sky-Watcher Evolux 82ED
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Sky-Watcher Evolux

The all new Sky-Watcher Evolux ED series of doublet apochromatic refractors offer an update of the company’s classic Evostar series with key upgrades in the optics and mechanics. Designed for the astrophotographers looking to complement their lightweight, widefield, grab-and-go imaging setup, Evolux is also well suited for visual astronomy as […]

TS-Optics TSR62Q
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TS-Optics TSR62Q

The TS-Optics TSR62Q offers a 62mm f/8.4 4-element flat field refractor that offers a transportable and versatile instrument for observing or astroimaging. This refractor is a great entry-level telescope that performs in a way that experienced amateur astronomers will appreciate for such a compact and sharp telescope. The TS-Optics TSR62Q […]