CCD Astronomy

Popular CCD Astronomy Guides

  • The Ccd Camera Cookbook: How to Build Your Own Ccd Camera/Book and Disk
    The Ccd Camera Cookbook: How to Build Your Own Ccd Camera/Book and Disk
    $29.95
  • Grating Spectroscopes and How to Use Them (The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series)
    Grating Spectroscopes and How to Use Them (The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series)
    $34.95
  • The Astrophotography Sky Atlas
    The Astrophotography Sky Atlas
    $29.95
  • Using the Meade ETX: 100 Objects You Can Really See with the Mighty ETX (The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series)
    Using the Meade ETX: 100 Objects You Can Really See with the Mighty ETX (The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series)
    $45.08
  • The Astrophotography Manual: A Practical and Scientific Approach to Deep Space Imaging
    The Astrophotography Manual: A Practical and Scientific Approach to Deep Space Imaging
    $49.95
  • The Practical Astronomer's Deep-sky Companion
    The Practical Astronomer's Deep-sky Companion
    $99.00
  • Visual Astronomy in the Suburbs: A Guide to Spectacular Viewing (Patrick Moore's Practical Astronomy Series)
    Visual Astronomy in the Suburbs: A Guide to Spectacular Viewing (Patrick Moore's Practical Astronomy Series)
    $44.95
  • The Sky is Your Laboratory: Advanced Astronomy Projects for Amateurs (Springer Praxis Books / Popular Astronomy)
    The Sky is Your Laboratory: Advanced Astronomy Projects for Amateurs (Springer Praxis Books / Popular Astronomy)
    $28.05
  • Astronomical Sketching: A Step-by-Step Introduction (The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series)
    Astronomical Sketching: A Step-by-Step Introduction (The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series)
    $28.69
  • Astronomical Spectroscopy for Amateurs (The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series)
    Astronomical Spectroscopy for Amateurs (The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series)
    $26.21
  • Choosing and Using Astronomical Filters (The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series)
    Choosing and Using Astronomical Filters (The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series)
    $29.99
  • Budget Astrophotography: Imaging with Your DSLR or Webcam (The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series)
    Budget Astrophotography: Imaging with Your DSLR or Webcam (The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series)
    $22.49
CCD Astronomy

CCD Astronomy Articles

  • What is CCD Astronomy?

    What is CCD Astronomy?

    Monday, March 24th
    CCDs or Charge-Coupled Devices have been around since 1969 and have been used in a number of different ways. They are made of silicone, just like the chips in a computer.
  • Astronomy Is Fun For The Whole Family

    Astronomy Is Fun For The Whole Family

    Monday, March 24th
    There are many reasons why astronomy is fun for the whole family. They can spend hours together looking at the stars and constellations. This is very beneficial for the c
  • The American Astronomical Society

    The American Astronomical Society

    Monday, March 24th
    The American Astronomical Society, or AAS, was founded in 1899 by Gregory Ellery Hale. Known as the "Astronomical and Astrophysical Society of America until 1915," the AA
  • The Durable Dobsonian Telescope

    The Durable Dobsonian Telescope

    Monday, March 24th
    The Dobsonian, a reflector telescope, is a favorite of stargazers due to its low cost as compared to other telescopes. Named after John Dobson, the astronomer and telesco
  • The Cassegrain Telescope

    The Cassegrain Telescope

    Monday, March 24th
    The Cassegrain telescope is named after its inventor, Laurent Cassegrain, who came up with the design in the late 1600’s. A Catholic Priest and professor, he published