Astronomy & Astrophotography

Useful Links

If you are interested in becoming an amateur astronomer or astrophotographer, perhaps these useful websites will get you started.  

Astronomy and Astrophotography Websites:


https://www.astrobin.com/ - See images of other astro-enthusiasts

https://www.depolderster.be/ - Belgian website of amateur astronomists

https://vanpoeckethomas.wixsite.com/above-our-heads - Website of a fellow astrophotographer


Technical Websites:

https://astronomy.tools/calculators/field_of_view/     incredibly useful site to calculate how an object will appear


Astro-shops:

https://www.astromarket.org/ (mainly in Europe)


Astrophotography Software:

https://www.astropixelprocessor.com/ (astropixelprocessor)

https://pixinsight.com/ (pixinsight)

http://deepskystacker.free.fr/english/index.html (deepskystacker)



Famous brands:

https://www.celestron.com/  - Celestron

https://www.skywatcher.com/  - Skywatcher

https://luntsolarsystems.com/ - Lunt solar telescopes

https://astronomy-imaging-camera.com/ - ZWO camera's

https://www.bresser.de/ - Bresser (Germany)

https://www.takahashiamerica.com/telescopes/ - Takahashi (US website)