Equipment: SCT 14" * TSAPO65Q * ASI120MM * Atik 314L+ * and more
WWW: My Astro website - new tutorials
Quote:I mean if its a color sensor can you just use it in monochrome and get the same benefits as a monochrome?
Quote:The new Neximage is very entry level camera and isn't a competitor for dedicated planetary/lunary cameras -they cost bit more but the give the edge over webcams and webcam-alike cameras
Ralph For deep space objects, bigger is better.. 10 dob XT10 C8 OTA my new favorite C6RGT Omni XLT 150R Nexstar 80gt Canon T2i Brent Oliver mod Canon T3i
Quote:If it is as good as it is advertized to be it should be competive with the 450 dollar dbk cameras.
Quote:No way it could compete against ICX618.
CGEM, C8, C11, AT72ED, NexStar 5SE
Orion Starshoot Pro V2 Color NexImage 5 / ASI120MC Planetary imagers
My photos: http://astrobin.com/users/Steve/
Quote:Mine just shipped out and should be here next week. I'll miss the eclipse on sunday but will hopefully be up and running in time for the Venus transit
Observing with a Celestron in an orange zone.
Quote:This camera is not getting a lot of positive buzz.
For lunar & planetary work, what is a better option in the $200 range?
Orion ED80 on CG-5GTFrankenFocuser Homemade Electric FocuserFrankenDew Controller and Heating StrapsPhillips SPC900 CCD Cam
Speco Tech CDC-865DN/24 CCD Video Cam w/mech IR cut filter
Nikon D3200 24mp DSLR (no mods)
Various doo-dads I still need to figger out
Beginner-level, interested in astrophotography
Eager to learn!
------------------ Mert 42º49"N 1º38"W 3" Polarex refractor,6" F12 SW MCT,Moonlight "Stepperized" EQ6 + EQMOD,SPC900NC/DFK21AU04.AS/ASI120MC My web-page Still working to make it decent!
Quote:NexImage 5 is CMOS. the older "NexImage" without "5" is CCD.