After reading a few good reviews for the iOptron ZEQ25GT, I decided it would be an ideal mount to use for astrophotography. It was reported to be lightweight but with a decent payload, accurate, and quick to polar align. My plan was to use the ZEQ25GT with my Orion Eon 80mm refactor for deep space imaging and 9.25" Celestron SCT for the planets. This review covers my initial impressions of iOptron's unique Z-designed equatorial mount.
How to Get Great Images with Modest Telescopes!
When it comes to astrophotography, I really like small ED refractors. They are affordable, easy to set up and in combination with a solid equatorial mount, most of them can take great
I finally updated my planetary camera from the once popular Philips ToUcam 740K to ZWO's ASI120MM. This was after reading a number of positive reviews and seeing plenty of amazing photos produced by the ASI120MM.