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Jacobs Digital Blog — Telescope

Skyline Rotorua Project

Posted by Alex Holloway on

Above: 'The Don' telescope, a 14" Edge HD monster that sits on a CGE PRO mount, the best Celestron makes. Exciting news! Skyline's new stargazing installation is coming soon to Rotorua! You will be taken on a tour of the night sky using the best telescopes available with trained guides in a great star gazing area.  Jacob's Photo & Digital provided Skyline with five Edge HD telescopes, four 11" and one massive 14" telescope nicknamed 'The Don'.  These products are top of the line and feature Edge HD optics for a much sharper image than normal while offering automatic and self alignment features. Skyline will be...

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Sky-Watcher AllView Mount now available!

Posted by Alex Holloway on

This amazing motor-driven tripod and telescope mount is the next step in astro-photography technology.  Allowing seamless tracking of 42,000 objects while supporting camera's, video cameras and Telescopes it makes it easy to capture astro objects.   This is a joint project in product design between Celestron and Sky-watcher.   Features include: Electronic shutter release — automatically triggers your DSLR when shooting panoramas or time lapse images* Dual encoder technology — allows you to move the mount by hand or using the hand control and without losing alignment 3/8” tripod socket for mounting to virtually any prosumer tripod Can be powered using 10...

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