AP101 - Video 4 - Mounts

In episode 4, TJ and Ian discuss the various types of telescope mounts, as well as how their capabilities might affect your viewing and shooting possibilities.

 

Visit OPT's Telescope Mounts page. 

 

Episode breakdown:

 

4. MOUNTS

  • A. Alt-Az vs. EQ Mounts Explained
  • B. Which Should You Use?
  • C. Tracking vs. Non-Tracking
  • D. Conclusion

 

Available Episodes:

Video 1: Intro to OPT

Video 2: Overview of Astrophotography

Video 3: Cameras

Video 4: Mounts

 

Video 5 (coming 3/2/18)

 

Return to the AP 101 Syllabus page

In episode 4, TJ and Ian discuss the various types of telescope mounts, as well as how their capabilities might affect your viewing and shooting possibilities.

 

Visit OPT's Telescope Mounts page. 

 

Episode breakdown:

 

4. MOUNTS

  • A. Alt-Az vs. EQ Mounts Explained
  • B. Which Should You Use?
  • C. Tracking vs. Non-Tracking
  • D. Conclusion

 

Available Episodes:

Video 1: Intro to OPT

Video 2: Overview of Astrophotography

Video 3: Cameras

Video 4: Mounts

 

Video 5 (coming 3/2/18)

 

Return to the AP 101 Syllabus page