An Introduction to Astrophotography—Part 1: Equipment Choices

An Introduction to Astrophotography—Part 1: Equipment Choices

M81 and M82. Photo © Shaphan Shank. In my early teens, I knew almost nothing about astrophotography, except that I wanted to try it. My early dreams included using a very cheap CCD camera we had, along with our 8” Newtonian reflector. Then, a few years later, we had...