Read reviews of astrophotography and astronomy equipment. Including the best cameras, lenses and tripods for astrophotography, and the best telescopes and binoculars for stargazing.

6 10, 2018

5 best astronomy binoculars [2018 buying guide]

2018-10-12T12:35:07+00:00October 6th, 2018|

Astronomy binoculars make for a great alternative to telescopes. They are generally smaller, more portable, easier to use and cheaper. Many recommend starting out with binoculars before investing in a telescope if you are a beginner getting into stargazing. This can be great advice and a good pair of astronomy binoculars will increase the number of [...]

5 10, 2018

Best computerized telescope [2018 buying guide]

2018-10-06T17:55:47+00:00October 5th, 2018|

Computerized telescopes can be fantastic for beginners or experienced stargazers alike. With a computerized telescope, a computer is in-built into the telescope and locates the planets, galaxies and other objects that you want to see for you. This contrasts to a regular telescope where you need to locate the objects manually. Computerized telescopes (also known as [...]

29 09, 2018

Best camera for astrophotography [2018]

2018-11-19T13:40:40+00:00September 29th, 2018|

In this article, we assess the best cameras from the leading manufacturers to give recommendations on the best cameras for astrophotography in 2018 and 2019. As part of this website's astrophotography masters series, we have asked some of the world's best night sky photographers what cameras they use and their recommendations are included here. The camera models [...]

2 09, 2018

23 great gift ideas for space-lovers (kids & adults)

2018-10-13T16:56:45+00:00September 2nd, 2018|

If you know someone that is a budding stargazer or a keen astronomer, we've brought together some great gift ideas to suit all ages and any budget. From dog collars to wall art to telescopes. To inspire your gift shopping and help you spend more time stargazing and less time in overcrowded shops, we have gathered a [...]

5 08, 2018

Best camera tripod [Top 5 in 2018]

2018-11-19T09:11:26+00:00August 5th, 2018|

We are currently in the Black Friday 2018 sales period - see here for the current deals on tripods on Amazon. An important accessory for photography is a good camera tripod. And for astrophotography, it is absolutely essential to have a sturdy model that you can rely on for complete stillness as you take those long-exposure shots [...]

2 08, 2018

Best lens for astrophotography [Top 5 for 2018]

2018-10-09T08:51:19+00:00August 2nd, 2018|

What is the best lens for astrophotography? In this article, we analyze and recommend five of the most popular lenses for night sky photography in 2018. To help truly find the best equipment with proven success, as part of our astrophotography masters series, we have asked some of the best photographers in the world what astrophotography lenses they [...]